Postal Services Bill - continued        House of Lords
SCHEDULE 5, ACQUISITION OF LAND - continued

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  PART IV
  PROCEDURE, COMPENSATION ETC (NORTHERN IRELAND)
     28. For the purposes of the acquisition of land by means of a vesting order under paragraph 3 of this Schedule, Schedule 6 to the Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1972 and Schedule 8 to the Health and Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1972 are incorporated in this Act subject to the modifications in paragraph 29.
 
     29. The modifications mentioned in paragraph 28 are-
 
 
    (a) for any reference in Schedule 6 to a council there shall be substituted a reference to the universal service provider,
 
    (b) for any reference in Schedule 6 or Schedule 8 to the Department there shall be substituted a reference to the Secretary of State,
 
    (c) for any reference in Schedule 6 to the Act or in Schedule 8 to the Order there shall be substituted a reference to this Act,
 
    (d) in paragraph 6(2) of Schedule 6, for the words from "the fund" onwards there shall be substituted the words "funds of the universal service provider (in this Schedule referred to as "the compensation fund") and shall be discharged by payments made by the universal service provider",
 
    (e) in paragraph 12(2) of Schedule 6, for the words "the clerk of the council" there shall be substituted "such person as may be designated for the purposes of this Schedule by the universal service provider".
     30. The enactments for the time being in force relating to the assessment of compensation in respect of land vested in a district council by an order made under Schedule 6 to the Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1972 shall, subject to any necessary modifications, apply in relation to any land vested in a universal service provider by a vesting order made under paragraph 3 of this Schedule.
 
 
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