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(b) for “him”, in each place, substitute “the national authority”, and

(c) for “he”, in each place, substitute “the national authority”.

(7) In paragraph 6(1) (transfer of operation of parking place to local authority
from Secretary of State)—

(a) 5for “Secretary of State”, in each place, substitute “national authority”,
and

(b) in paragraph (b) for “he” substitute “the national authority”.

(8) In paragraph 7 (variation or revocation of order by Secretary of State), in
sub-paragraph (1)—

(a) 10for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”, and

(b) for “he” substitute “national authority”.

(9) In paragraph 8 (matters as to which Secretary of State is to be satisfied before
making order)—

(a) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”,

(b) 15for “he” substitute “the national authority”,

(c) for “him” substitute “the national authority”, and

(d) after “discharged by the” insert “authorised”.

(10) In paragraph 9 (circumstances in which paragraph 8 does not apply)—

(a) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”,

(b) 20for “he”, in both places, substitute “the national authority”, and

(c) for “him” substitute “the national authority”.

(11) For paragraph 12A (disapplication of Article 2 of the Scotland Act 1998
(Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc) Order 1999) substitute—

12ZA A power conferred upon the Scottish Ministers by this Schedule,
25so far as it relates to the exercise of a power under this Act by
virtue of section 22C, is exercisable only with the consent of the
Secretary of State.”

15 (1) Part 2 of Schedule 9 (consent of Secretary of State to certain orders) is
amended as follows.

(2) 30In the heading to the Part for “Secretary of State” substitute “national
authority”.

(3) In paragraph 13(1) (cases where consent is required) for “Secretary of State”,
in each place, substitute “national authority”.

(4) Paragraph 15 (Secretary of State’s power to add to or remove from orders for
35which consent is required) is amended as follows.

(5) In sub-paragraph (1) after “authorities” insert “in England and Wales”.

(6) After paragraph 15 insert—

15A (1) The Scottish Ministers may by order add to or remove from the
orders for which their consent is required by paragraph 13 such
40orders made by such traffic authorities in Scotland as the Scottish
Ministers may specify in the order.

(2) An order under this paragraph may provide for the consent of the
Scottish Ministers to be required (or not to be required) for an

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order for such purposes or in such circumstances as the Scottish
Ministers may see fit to specify in the order under this paragraph.

(3) An order under this paragraph removing an order from the orders
for which the consent of the Scottish Ministers is for the time being
5required is subject to the affirmative procedure.

(4) Any other order under this paragraph is subject to the negative
procedure.”

(7) Paragraph 16 (consent to order with modifications) is amended as follows.

(8) In sub-paragraph (1)—

(a) 10for “to him for his” substitute “for”,

(b) after “Secretary of State” insert “or the Scottish Ministers”,

(c) omit “to him”, in the second place, and

(d) for “thinks” substitute “or they think”.

(9) In sub-paragraph (2)—

(a) 15for “Where” substitute “Sub-paragraph (3) applies where”,

(b) for “proposes” substitute “or the Scottish Ministers propose”,

(c) after “him”, in the first place, insert “or them”,

(d) omit “to him”, in the second place,

(e) for “he” substitute—

(3) 20The Secretary of State or the Scottish Ministers”, and

(f) after “him”, in the third place, insert “or them”.

(10) Paragraph 17 (general consent) is amended as follows.

(11) In sub-paragraph (1)—

(a) after “Secretary of State” insert “or the Scottish Ministers”, and

(b) 25omit “his”.

(12) In sub-paragraph (2) after “order” insert “of the Secretary of State”.

(13) After sub-paragraph (2) insert—

(3) Any order of the Scottish Ministers under this paragraph is subject
to the negative procedure.”

(14) 30In paragraph 18 (orders to be by statutory instrument) after “power” insert
“of the Secretary of State”.

16 (1) Part 3 of Schedule 9 (procedure as to certain orders) is amended as follows.

(2) In paragraph 20(1) (consultation)—

(a) for “to the Secretary of State for his” substitute “for”, and

(b) 35omit “to the Secretary of State”, in the second place.

(3) In paragraph 21 (regulations as to procedure for orders of local
authorities)—

(a) for “Secretary of State”, in each place, substitute “national authority”,

(b) for “him”, in both places, substitute “the national authority”, and

(c) 40for “he” substitute “the national authority”.

(4) In paragraph 24 (regulations as to procedure for orders of Secretary of State
etc)—

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(a) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”,

(b) in the words before paragraph (a) for “him” substitute “the national
authority”,

(c) in paragraph (b) for “he”, in both places, substitute “the national
5authority”, and

(d) in the words after paragraph (b) after “or” insert “, where the national
authority is the Secretary of State,”.

(5) Paragraph 26 (objections to exercise of reserve power under paragraph 2) is
amended as follows.

(6) 10In sub-paragraph (1) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”.

(7) In sub-paragraph (2)—

(a) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”,

(b) for “he” substitute “the national authority”, and

(c) for “him” substitute “the national authority”.

17 (1) 15Part 4 of Schedule 9 (variation or revocation of certain orders) is amended as
follows.

(2) In paragraph 28 (power to vary or revoke order not affected by related
exercise of a reserve power) after “Secretary of State” insert “or the Scottish
Ministers”.

(3) 20In paragraph 29 (power to revoke an order under paragraph 7 not affected
by paragraph 8)—

(a) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”, and

(b) omit “by him”.

18 In Part 5 of Schedule 9 (consultation with traffic commissioners), in
25paragraph 32—

(a) for “to the Secretary of State for his”, in the first place, substitute
“for”, and

(b) omit “to the Secretary of State for his consent”, in the second place.

Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Procedure Regulations 1992 (S.I. 1992/1215S.I. 1992/1215)

19 30The Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Procedure Regulations 1992 are
amended as follows.

20 In regulation 9(1) (continuation of order by direction of Secretary of State)
for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”.

21 In regulation 15(5) (modification of regulation 9 in its application to
35Scotland) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”.

Zebra, Pelican and Puffin Pedestrian Crossings Regulations and General Directions 1997 (S.I.
1997/2400)

22 The Zebra, Pelican and Puffin Pedestrian Crossings Regulations and
General Directions 1997 are amended as follows.

23 (1) 40Part 1 (the Zebra, Pelican and Puffin Pedestrian Crossings Regulations) is
amended as follows.

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(2) In regulation 3(1) (interpretation), in paragraph (a) of the definition of
“crossing” for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”.

(3) In paragraph 1(1)(c) of Schedule 1 (authorisation of steady light to illuminate
zebra crossing globe) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national authority”.

24 (1) 5Part 2 (the Pelican and Puffin Pedestrian Crossings General Directions 1997)
is amended as follows.

(2) In direction 9 (approval of equipment relating to crossings) for “Secretary of
State”, in each place, substitute “national authority”.

(3) In direction 10 (special directions)—

(a) 10in the title omit “by the Secretary of State”, and

(b) in the words that follow for “Secretary of State” substitute “national
authority”.

National Assembly for Wales (Transfer of Functions) Order 1999 (S.I. 1999/672S.I. 1999/672)

25 In Schedule 1 to the National Assembly for Wales (Transfer of Functions)
15Order 1999—

(a) in paragraph (e)(i) of the entry relating to the Road Traffic Regulation
Act 1984 for ““the Ministers”” substitute ““the national authority””,
and

(b) in paragraph (b) of the entry relating to the Road Traffic Act 1988
20omit “for Wales”.

Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc) Order 1999 (S.I. 1999/
1750)

26 The Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc)
Order 1999 is amended as follows.

27 25In Schedule 1 (enactments conferring functions transferred to the Scottish
Ministers) omit the entries relating to the following—

(a) the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984;

(b) the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) (Procedure) Regulations
1992;

(c) 30the Zebra, Pelican and Puffin Pedestrian Crossings Regulations and
General Directions 1997.

28 In Schedule 3 (enactments conferring functions to be exercised subject to
agreement or consultation of Scottish Ministers) omit the entries relating to
the following—

(a) 35the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984;

(b) the Road Traffic Act 1988, section 36(5).

Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2002 (S.I. 2002/3113S.I. 2002/3113)

29 The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2002 are amended as
follows.

30 40In Part 1 (the Traffic Signs Regulations 2002), in regulation 4 (interpretation),
in the definition of “primary route” for “Secretary of State” substitute
“national authority”.

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31 (1) Part 2 (the Traffic Signs General Directions) is amended as follows.

(2) In the following directions for “Secretary of State”, in each place, substitute
“national authority”—

(a) direction 7(3) (signs indicating effect of statutory prohibitions);

(b) 5direction 28(a) (signs for migratory toad crossings);

(c) direction 38(1) (temporary signs);

(d) direction 39(6)(c) (signs for road censuses);

(e) direction 57 (approvals relating to road studs);

(f) direction 58 (supplementary provision relating to approval of road
10studs).

(3) In direction 56 (approval of types of sign and signals)—

(a) in paragraph (3)(a) for “Secretary of State or the Scottish Ministers”
substitute “national authority”, and

(b) in paragraphs (5) and (6) for “Secretary of State” substitute “national
15authority”.

Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the Scottish Ministers etc) Order 2005 (S.I. 2005/
849)

32 In the Schedule to the Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of Functions to the
Scottish Ministers etc) Order 2005, in the entry relating to the Road Traffic
20Regulation Act 1984, omit paragraph (d) (Schedule 9).