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Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009

Section 26 – Flood hazard maps and flood risk maps: regulations

85.Section 26 enables the Scottish Ministers to make more detailed provision, by regulations, as to the preparation, review or updating of flood hazard and flood risk maps, including the criteria applied, and the methods and procedures to be followed. Section 94 contains detailed provisions about how regulations are to be made.

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