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Transport (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 45 Modification of Highlands and Islands Shipping Services Act 1960 and loans for transport-related purposes

115.Section 45 modifies the effect of the Highlands & Islands Shipping Services Act 1960 as regards devolved purposes for Scotland. The Act is not affected for reserved purposes. Subsections (3) to (6) amend section 70 of the Transport (Scotland) Act 2001 so as to permit the Scottish Ministers to make loans as well as grants for transport-related purposes.

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