HC Deb 22 May 1991 vol 191 c1017

Amendments made: No. 88, in page 67, line 35, leave out subsection (1) and insert— '() The consent of the road works authority is required for the placing of apparatus by an undertaker in a protected road, except as mentioned below.

The following are "protected roads" for this purpose—

  1. (a) any road or proposed road which is a special road in accordance with section 7 of the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984, and
  2. (b) any road designated by the road works authority as protected.
() Consent is not required for the placing of apparatus—
  1. (a) by way of renewal of existing apparatus, or
  2. (b) in pursuance of a permission granted under section 105 of this Act (permission to execute road works) or section 61 of the Roads (Scotland) Act 1984 (permission to place and maintain apparatus under a road), except where the permission was granted before the road became a protected road.'.

No. 89, in page 68, line 8, leave out first 'the' and insert 'any'.—[Mr. Freeman.]

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