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Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009

Section 84SEPA to be enforcement authority under the Reservoirs Act 1975

237.Sections 84 to 86 make provision for SEPA to take over from local authorities as the relevant authority and enforcement authority under the 1975 Act. Section 84 appoints SEPA as the relevant authority for the whole of Scotland.

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