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Reservoirs (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 114 – Orders and regulations

157.This section provides the procedure for making of orders and regulations under the Act.

158.Subsection (3) provides that all orders and regulations, except a commencement order, made under the Act are subject to negative procedure unless they are listed in subsection (4). Orders and regulations which fall under subsection (4) are subject to affirmative procedure.

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