Explanatory Memorandum

Waste and Contaminated Land (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

2011 CHAPTER 5

10 February 2011

Commentary on Sections


Schedule 1 - Amendments

This Schedule contains a number of amendments to the 1997 Order. It includes an amendment to Article 27(2) designed to ensure that the Order covers the illegal deposit of waste in, on, over or under land. It also includes an amendment to require that any future adjustment of fixed penalty amounts under Articles 4A(10), 5A(10), 22B(5) or 42B(10) of the 1997 Order must be subject to draft affirmative resolution procedure.