Planning and Development Act, 2000

Amendment of section 10 of Local Government (No. 2) Act, 1960.

222.—Section 10 (inserted by section 86 of the Housing Act, 1966 ) of the Local Government (No. 2) Act, 1960 , is hereby amended—

(a) by the deletion of subsection (2), and

(b) in subsection (4), by the substitution for paragraph (d) of the following paragraph:

“(d) Where—

(i) an order is made by virtue of this section, and

(ii) there is a public right of way over the land to which the order relates or any part thereof or over land adjacent to or associated with the land or any part thereof,

the order may authorise the local authority, by order made by them after they have acquired such land or part, to extinguish the right of way.”.