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Notices of Amendments: 10 December 2013                  

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Water Bill, continued

 
 

(a)    

generally to terms and conditions applying in accordance with a

 

scheme under this section, or

 

(b)    

to terms and conditions so applying in any particular case.

 

(6)    

It is the duty of a sewerage licensee to comply with a direction under

 

subsection (4), and this duty is enforceable under section 18.

 

110N  

 Interim duty: code

 

(1)    

The Authority must issue a code in relation to—

 

(a)    

the provision of sewerage services under section 110K, and

 

(b)    

its power of direction under section 110K(3) (power to direct that

 

eligible sewerage licensee provides interim sewerage services).

 

(2)    

The code may, in particular, make provision about—

 

(a)    

the procedure for electing to be an eligible sewerage licensee for

 

the purposes of section 110K;

 

(b)    

the procedure for temporarily suspending such an election under

 

section 110K(5)(b);

 

(c)    

the circumstances in which the Authority’s power of direction

 

under section 110K(3) or 110M(4) may or may not be exercised;

 

(d)    

how the Authority will determine the date on which a sewerage

 

licensee ceased to provide sewerage services to premises for the

 

purposes of section 110K;

 

(e)    

terms and conditions contained in schemes made under section

 

110M;

 

(f)    

eligible sewerage licensees informing owners or occupiers of

 

premises of their schemes for terms and conditions made under

 

section 110M, before agreeing any terms and conditions as

 

mentioned in section 110K(7)(b)(ii);

 

(g)    

the giving of notices as mentioned in section 110K(8) (that a new

 

licensee is to continue the provision of the sewerage services

 

provided by the previous licensee) including, in particular,

 

provision about—

 

(i)    

the earliest time that a notice may specify as the time

 

from which a new licensee is to continue the provision

 

of the sewerage services provided by a previous

 

licensee;

 

(ii)    

the procedure for serving a notice.

 

(3)    

If the Authority considers that a sewerage licensee is not acting as

 

required by provision contained in a code as mentioned in subsection

 

(2)(e) or (f), the Authority may give the licensee a direction to do, or not

 

to do, a particular thing specified in the direction.

 

(4)    

It is the duty of a sewerage licensee to comply with a direction under

 

subsection (3), and this duty is enforceable under section 18.

 

(5)    

The Authority must from time to time review the code and, if appropriate,

 

issue a revised code.

 

(6)    

References in section 110K to the code issued under this section are to

 

the code issued under this section that has effect at the time in question.”’.

 


 
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