1998 No. 1862
LOCAL GOVERNMENT, ENGLAND AND WALES
The Local Government Act 1988 (Defined Activities) (Exemption) (Cherwell District Council) Order 1998
29th July 1998
Laid before Parliament
5th August 1998
Coming into force
26th August 1998
The Secretary of State, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 2(9) and 15(5) of the Local Government Act 1988(1), and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:
Citation and commencement
1. This Order may be cited as the Local Government Act 1988 (Defined Activities) (Excemption) (Cherwell District Council) Order 1998 and shall come into force on 26th August 1998.
Exemption of collection of refuse carried out by Cherwell District Council
2. The collection of refuse(2) by the council of the district of Cherwell shall not be treated as a defined activity so long as it is carried out in their area during the period beginning with 26th August 1998 and ending on 28th February 1999.
Signed by authority of the Secretary of State
Minister of State
Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions
29th July 1998
(This note is not part of the Order)
Under Part I of the Local Government Act 1988 (competition), work falling within certain defined activities may be carried out by local authorities only if particular conditions are fulfilled.
Article 2 of this Order exempts from the requirements of Part I the collection of refuse work of Cherwell District Council so long as that work is carried out in their area during the period beginning with 26th August 1998 and ending on 28th February 1999.
1988 c. 9.
See section 2(2)(a) of, and paragraph 1 of Schedule 1 to, the Local Government Act 1988. Paragraph 1 was amended by Schedule 15 to the Environment Protection Act 1990 (c. 43).