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Water Bill, continued

 
 

2          

A statutory instrument containing an order to be made by the Welsh Ministers

 

under section 56(3) in relation to section 5 and Schedule 5 may not be made

 

unless a draft has been laid before and approved by a resolution of the National

 

Assembly for Wales.

 

3          

In the table in paragraph 1—

 

(a)    

“wholly or mainly English water undertakers” means water

 

undertakers whose areas are wholly or mainly in England;

 

(b)    

“wholly or mainly English sewerage undertakers” means sewerage

 

undertakers whose areas are wholly or mainly in England;

 

(c)    

“wholly or mainly English undertakers” means undertakers falling

 

within paragraph (a) or (b);

 

(d)    

“wholly or mainly English water supply licensees” means water

 

supply licensees using the supply systems of water undertakers whose

 

areas are wholly or mainly in England;

 

(e)    

“wholly or mainly English sewerage licensees” means sewerage

 

licensees using the sewerage systems of sewerage undertakers whose

 

areas are wholly or mainly in England;

 

(f)    

“wholly or mainly English licensees” means licensees falling within

 

paragraph (d) or (e);

 

(g)    

“wholly or mainly Welsh water undertakers” means water undertakers

 

whose areas are wholly or mainly in Wales;

 

(h)    

“wholly or mainly Welsh sewerage undertakers” means sewerage

 

undertakers whose areas are wholly or mainly in Wales;

 

(i)    

“wholly or mainly Welsh undertakers” means undertakers falling

 

within paragraph (g) or (h);

 

(j)    

“wholly or mainly Welsh water supply licensees” means water supply

 

licensees using the supply systems of water undertakers whose areas

 

are wholly or mainly in Wales;


 
 

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(k)    

“wholly or mainly Welsh sewerage licensees” means sewerage

 

licensees using the sewerage systems of sewerage undertakers whose

 

areas are wholly or mainly in Wales;

 

(l)    

“wholly or mainly Welsh licensees” means licensees falling within

 

paragraph (j) or (k).

 

4          

In paragraph 3—

 

(a)    

references to water undertakers’ supply systems are to be construed in

 

accordance with section 17B of the Water Industry Act 1991 (as

 

amended by section 2 of this Act);

 

(b)    

references to sewerage undertakers’ sewerage systems are to be

 

construed in accordance with section 17BA(7) of the Water Industry

 

Act 1991 (as inserted by section 4 of this Act).’.

 

Bill, as amended, to be reported.

 


 
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