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Reservoirs Act (Northern Ireland) 2015

Section 39 – Offence in connection with inspection: failure to secure compliance with safety direction or recommendation

This section makes it an offence for a reservoir manager of a high or medium consequence reservoir, who fails to comply with the requirements of section 36(1) without lawful excuse. Subsection (2) sets out the maximum criminal sanctions for anyone committing an offence under this section.

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