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Reservoirs (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 57 – Display of emergency response information

91.This section requires reservoir managers of controlled reservoirs to ensure that emergency response information is displayed at or near the reservoir. Subsection (2) enables the Scottish Ministers to make further provision about the information which must be displayed in regulations. Subsection (3) lists the matters which, in particular, may be specified in the regulations under subsection (2). Subsection (4) enables SEPA to give directions to reservoir managers of controlled reservoirs as to the manner and location of the information to be displayed. Subsection (6) requires the reservoir manager to comply with any such directions from SEPA.

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