HC Deb 16 November 1982 vol 32 c233


That it is expedient to authorise the levying from water authorities—

  1. (a) of such contributions as appear to the Secretary of State necessary to meet the expenses incurred by him in connection with the dissolution of the National Water Council and the Water Space Amenity Commission; and
  2. (b) of amounts which are, in the opinion of the Secretary of State, appropriate in relation to the making of adjustments in equalisation levies and equalisation payments in connection with the repeal of the Water Charges Equalisation Act 1977.—[Mr. Garel-Jones.]