Arterial Drainage (Amendment) Act, 1995

Matters to which regard is to be had in preparation of a drainage scheme.

4.—The Commissioners shall, in deciding the nature and extent of the drainage works to be included in a drainage scheme that is being prepared by them under section 4 of the Principal Act in respect of a watercourse or part of a watercourse, have regard to the effects that any such works would, if executed in pursuance of the scheme, have throughout the catchment area of which the watercourse or part thereof is a part.