Flood Prevention and Land Drainage (Scotland) Act 1997

Link to law: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1997/36/contents

Introductory Text

Flood prevention

1. Duty of local authorities to assess watercourses.
2. Duty of local authorities to maintain watercourses.
3. Duty of local authorities to publish reports.
4. Increase in certain fines.
5. Minor and consequential amendments.

Land drainage
6. Termination of land drainage schemes.


7. Financial provisions.
8. Repeals.
9. Citation, commencement and extent.


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