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Reservoirs Act (Northern Ireland) 2015

Section 63 – Commissioning of referee

This section requires referees to be commissioned by agreement between the reservoir manager and the relevant engineer or, where no agreement can be reached, by the Institution of Civil Engineers. Subsection (2) enables engineers to be commissioned as referees if they are appropriate panel members and are not disqualified from being commissioned under this section in relation to the reservoir concerned. Subsection (3) lists the circumstances where an engineer would be disqualified.

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