|Implementation of results of referendums.
|| 5. - (1) The result of a referendum held under this Act shall be binding on the Secretary of State and on all other parties.|
|| (2) Where a majority of the votes cast is in favour of a proposition, the Secretary of State shall give effect to the said proposition by an order made under section 17 of the 1992.c.19.Local Government Act 1992.|
|| (3) Where there is no majority for a proposition, the Secretary of State shall not give effect to the said proposition.|
|| 6. In this Act, "local government area" and "principal area" shall have the meanings given in section 28 of the Local Government Act 1992.|
|| 7. This Act may be cited as the Local Government Boundary Changes (Referendum) Act 1998.|