Search Legislation

Historic Environment (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 30 – Regulations and orders under the 1997 Act

144.Subsections (2) and (5) amend subsections (2) and (4) of section 82 of the 1997 Act and confirm that the power to make regulations and orders under the 1997 Act may be exercised to make different provisions for different purposes.

145.Subsection (4) inserts a new section 3A into section 82 of the 1979 Act to provide that a statutory instrument containing regulations prescribing the fixed penalty amounts made by virtue of section 39A(5) is subject to affirmative procedure in the Scottish Parliament.

146.Subsection (6) confirms that any regulation or order making powers conferred by the 1997 Act include power to make any incidental, supplemental, consequential, transitory, transitional or saving provision that Scottish Ministers consider necessary or expedient.

Back to top


Print Options


Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Scottish Government to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills.


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources