Planning and Development Act 2000

F1131[Transfer of certain Ministerial functions under Harbours Act 1996.

215C

215C. (1) The functions of the Minister for Transport under section 16 of, and the Fourth Schedule to, the Harbours Act 1996, as amended, in relation to the compulsory acquisition of land for the purposes set out in that section are transferred to, and vested in, the Board and, subject to section 7(3) of the Harbours (Amendment) Act 2009, relevant references in that Act to the Minister for Transport shall be construed as references to the Board and any connected references shall be construed accordingly.

(2) The transfer of the functions of the Minister for Transport in relation to the compulsory acquisition of land in accordance with subsection (1) shall include the transfer of all necessary ancillary powers in relation to substrata of land, easements, rights over land (including wayleaves and public rights of way), rights over land or water or other such functions as may be necessary in order to ensure that the Board can fully carry out its functions in relation to the enactments referred to in subsection (1).]

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F1131

Inserted (21.07.2009) by Harbours (Amendment) Act 2009 (26/2009), s.7(2)(b), commenced on enactment.