Barrow Drainage Act, 1927

Disposal of surplus lands, etc.

11.—(1) When preparing the draft award the Commissioners shall inquire and determine whether any and if so what lands, premises, easements, water-rights, and other rights acquired by them pursuant to the scheme are unnecessary and not required for the drainage works or the proper maintenance and working thereof.

(2) All such lands, premises, easements, water-rights and other rights as are determined by the Commissioners under this section to be unnecessary and not required as aforesaid shall be sold or otherwise disposed by the Commissioners for the benefit of the Exchequer in such manner as the Minister for Finance shall appoint.