Search Legislation

The Local Government Changes for England (Miscellaneous Provision) Order 1996

 Help about what version

What Version

  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)
 Help about opening options

Opening Options

More Resources


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order makes incidental, consequential, transitional and supplementary provision for the purposes or in consequence of orders made under section 17 of the Local Government Act 1992.

Article 2 makes provision for the shrievalty of the county of the East Riding of Yorkshire in consequence of the reorganisation of the area which comprises the county of Humberside before 1 April 1996 and the abolition of that county on that date (“the Humberside reorganisation”).

Article 3 makes provision as to the constitution of the Humber Bridge Board consequential upon the Humberside reorganisation.

Article 4 makes provision as to the Hull and Goole Port Health Authority consequential upon the Humberside reorganisation.

Article 5 makes provision for the functions in respect of the former East Riding Deeds Registry undertaken by the Humberside County Council to be transferred to the East Riding of Yorkshire District Council consequential upon the Humberside reorganisation.

Article 6 makes provision as to the electoral arrangements for the parishes of Rufforth, Hessay, Upper Poppleton and Nether Poppleton in the district of York consequential upon the reorganisation of that area.

Article 7 makes a drafting amendment to the Bedfordshire (Borough of Luton) (Structural Change) Order 1995.

Article 8 amends the descriptions of areas of certain wards which are named in Schedule 1 to the Buckinghamshire (Borough of Milton Keynes) (Structural Change) Order 1995.

Article 9 amends the descriptions of areas of certain wards which are named in Schedule 2 to the Avon (Structural Change) Order 1995.

Articles 10 and 11 provide for the exercise on and after 1st April 1996 of functions in respect of specified schools in consequence of the abolition of the Avon and Humberside County Councils on that date.

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources