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  1. Introductory Text


    1. 1.Title and commencement

    2. 2.Interpretation

    3. 3.The designated area


    1. Constitution of the Corporation

      1. 4.The Laganside Corporation

    2. Financial provisions

      1. 5.Financial duties of the Corporation

      2. 6.Grants to the Corporation by Department

      3. 7.Borrowing by the Corporation

      4. 8.Payment by the Corporation of surplus funds to Department

    3. Power to dissolve the Corporation

      1. 9.Power to dissolve the Corporation


    1. Object and general powers of the Corporation

      1. 10.Object and general powers of the Corporation

      2. 11.Directions to the Corporation by Department

    2. Miscellaneous powers

      1. 12.Power to provide financial assistance

      2. 13.Agreements for development of land

      3. 14.Agency agreements with Departments and other public bodies for execution of works

      4. 15.Studies, etc. for purposes of this Order

      5. 16.Consultation with the Department of the Environment on planning matters

    3. Powers in relation to the river

      1. 17.Power to execute works in relation to the river

      2. 18.Construction of bridges, weirs, locks and barrages

      3. 19.Byelaws as to use of river and certain adjacent land

    4. Powers in relation to land

      1. 20.Acquisition of land by the Corporation

      2. 21.Power to enter land

      3. 22.Information as to ownership of land

      4. 23.Disposal of land by Corporation


    1. Miscellaneous

      1. 24.Limits of jurisdiction of Belfast Harbour Commissioners

      2. 25.Exercise of other statutory powers in designated area

    2. Supplementary

      1. 26.Orders

      2. 27.Repeal or amendment of private and local Acts


    1. SCHEDULE 1


      1. Status

        1. 1.(1) The Corporation shall be a body corporate to which,...

      2. Constitution of Corporation

        1. 2.(1) The Corporation shall consist of not fewer than seven...

      3. Appointment and tenure of office of members

        1. 3.It shall be the duty of the Head of the...

        2. 4.(1) Subject to this paragraph a member of the Corporation...

        3. 5.(1) Where a member becomes or ceases to be the...

      4. Remuneration, etc. of members

        1. 6.The Corporation may pay to each member such remuneration and...

      5. Disqualification of members of the Corporation for Northern Ireland Assembly

        1. 7.In Part II of Schedule 1 to the Northern Ireland...

      6. Proceedings

        1. 8.The quorum of the Corporation and the arrangements relating to...

        2. 9.(1) A member who is in any way directly or...

        3. 10.The validity of any proceedings of the Corporation shall not...

      7. The seal

        1. 11.The common seal of the Corporation shall, when applied to...

      8. Execution of contracts and instruments not under seal

        1. 12.Any contract or instrument which, if entered into or executed...

      9. Committees

        1. 13.(1) In connection with the exercise of its functions, the...

        2. Para. 14 rep. by 1996 NI 7

      10. Staff

        1. 15.(1) The Corporation may appoint— (a) a chief executive; and...

      11. Accounts and audit

        1. 16.(1) The Corporation shall— (a) keep proper accounts and proper...

      12. Annual report

        1. 19.(1) As soon as possible after the end of each...

      13. Information

        1. 20.Without prejudice to paragraph 19, the Corporation shall provide the...

    2. SCHEDULE 2


      1. Approval of Department and of Department of Agriculture

        1. 1.(1) The Department shall not execute any works under Article...

      2. Consultation with the Belfast Harbour Commissioners

        1. 2.(1) It shall be the duty of the Department before—...

      3. Tidal works

        1. 3.(1) The Department shall not construct, alter or extend any...

      4. Dredging

        1. 4.(1) Without prejudice to paragraph 3, the Department shall not...

      5. Temporary interference with river

        1. 5.The Department may, for the purpose of or in connection...

      6. Extinguishment of certain public rights

        1. 6.(1) If the Department considers it necessary or desirable to...

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      Modifications of Schedule 6 to The Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1972 for the purposes of Article 20(3)

      1. 1.For any reference to the Department or to the council...

      2. 2.For any references to that Act substitute a reference to...

      3. 3.Omit paragraph 1.

      4. 4.In paragraph 2— (a) for the words “Notice of the...

      5. 5.In paragraph 3(1)(b) for the words in brackets substitute the...

      6. 6.In paragraph 4 omit the words from “and may provide”...

      7. 7.In paragraph 5— (a) in sub-paragraph (1)(a) omit the words...

      8. 8.In paragraph 6(2) for the words “fund out of which...

      9. 9.In paragraph 11(3) omit the words “in the prescribed form”....

      10. 10.In paragraph 12— (a) in sub-paragraph (1) omit the words...

      11. 11.In paragraph 14(1) omit the words “in the prescribed form”....

      12. 12.In paragraph 15(1) for the words “in the prescribed form”...

      13. 13.Omit paragraph 19.

      14. 14.Omit paragraph 20(2).

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      1. 1.(1) This paragraph applies to any land which under Article...

      2. 2.The lock and weir across the River Lagan constructed under...

      3. 3.In paragraphs 1 and 2 “the transfer date” means the...

      4. 4.The Department may by order make such transitional, consequential or...

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