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Harbours (Accounts)

Volume 201: debated on Friday 20 December 1991

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To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list by region, the statutory harbour undertakings which are required by section 42(2)(b) of the Harbours Act 1964 to send him a copy of their annual accounts, stating in each case the names of the harbour or harbours covered by the undertaking, and the financial year for which accounts were most recently submitted.

All statutory undertakings which fall within the responsibility of the Scottish Office are excluded from the need to submit annual accounts to my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State by virtue of section 42(11)(b) of the Harbours Act 1964, as amended by schedule 6 to the Transport Act 1981. Details of statutory harbour undertakings in Scotland which are the responsibility of my right hon. and learned Friend the Secretary of State for Transport will be provided separately by him.