Scottish Statutory Instruments

2008 No. 188


The Dumfries and Galloway Council (Port William) Harbour Empowerment Order 2008


14th May 2008

Coming into force

23rd May 2008

Dumfries and Galloway Council has applied in writing to the Scottish Ministers for a Harbour Empowerment Order under section 16 of the Harbours Act 1964(1);

The Scottish Ministers are satisfied as mentioned in subsection (5) of the said section 16;

The Scottish Ministers(2), in exercise of the powers conferred on them by that section, make the following Order:


1964 c. 40; section 16 and Schedule 3 were amended by the Transport Act 1981 (c. 56) section 18 and Schedule 6, paragraphs 2 to 4, 12 and 14; and by the Transport and Works Act 1992 (c. 42) section 63 and Schedule 3, paragraphs 1 and 10; and Schedule 3 was further amended by regulations 4 to 8 of the Harbour Works (Assessment of Environmental Effects) Regulations 1988 (S.I. 1988/1336) as applied and amended in relation to Scotland by the Harbour Works (Assessment of Environmental Effects) Regulations 1992 (S.I. 1992/1421).


The functions of the Secretary of State were transferred to the Scottish Ministers by virtue of section 53 of the Scotland Act 1998 (c. 46).