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Consultation on changes to the Reservoirs Act 1975

Consultation on the Implementation of Amendments to the Reservoirs Act 1975
The UK and the Welsh Governments have launched their consultation on the proposed contents and timetable for the secondary legislation for implementing the amendments to the Reservoirs Act 1975. The consultation can be accessed from the Defra website either through the direct link http://www.defra.gov.uk/consult/2012/02/23/reservoir-safety/
The consultation can also be found on the Welsh Government website through http://www.wales.gov.uk/
 
The consultation expires on 17 May 2012 and seeks views against specific questions under the following headings:
Large Raised Reservoirs: Capacity, Exemptions & Registration
Monitoring, Supervision & Inspections
Construction, Alteration, Abandonment & Discontinuance
Flood Plans
Panels of Engineers & Engineer Reports
Appeals
Criminal Sanctions
Expenses & Charging
Other matters
 

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