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Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009

Section 40 – Regulations relating to flood risk management plans and local flood risk management plans

137.This section enables the Scottish Ministers to make regulations that make further provision on most aspects of the preparation of flood risk management plans, local flood risk management plans and interim and final reports on local plans. This includes provision on consultation, submission and approval of plans. Section 94 sets procedural requirements for making such regulations.

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