Miscellaneous amendments of other statutory provisions

Water supply to new houses

14.—(1) In section 4 of the Water Supplies and Sewerage Act (Northern Ireland) 1945(1) (provision of water supply) after subsection (3) there shall be inserted—

(4) Article 3C of the Water and Sewerage Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1973 (standards of wholesomeness of water) and any regulations made under that Article shall apply for the purposes of subsection (1) as they apply for the purposes of that Order..

(2) Section 5 of that Act of 1945 shall cease to have effect.