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Reservoirs (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 6 – Guidance by SEPA: management of reservoirs

19.Section 6 requires SEPA to publish guidance regarding the management of controlled reservoirs by reservoir managers and cooperation among multiple reservoir managers by such date as the Scottish Ministers direct. Subsection (2) requires SEPA to consult the Institution of Civil Engineers and any other persons it considers appropriate before publishing such guidance.

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