The Leeds (Electoral Changes) Order 2019

Document Number:2019 No. 56
 
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Statutory Instruments

Local Government, England

Made

16 th January 2019

Coming into force in accordance with article 1(2) and (3)

Under section 92(2) of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007(1) , Leeds City Council (“the Council”) made a recommendation in a review to the Local Government Boundary Commission for England(2) for the related alteration of the boundary of a district ward within the Council’s area.

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has decided to give effect to the recommendation and makes the following Order in exercise of the power conferred by section 92(3) of that Act.

Citation and commencement

  1. —(1) This Order may be cited as the Leeds (Electoral Changes) Order 2019.

    (2) This article comes into force on the day after the day on which this Order is made.

    (3) Article 2 comes into force—

    (a) for the purpose of proceedings preliminary or relating to the election of councillors, on the day after the day on which this Order is made;

    (b) for all other purposes, on the ordinary day of election of councillors in England(3) in 2019.

    Alteration of a district ward boundary

  2. The area that ceases to be part of the parish listed in the first column of the table in the Schedule and becomes an unparished area, in consequence of the Leeds (Reorganisation of Community Governance) Order 2018(4) , ceases to be part of the ward listed in the third column of that table and becomes part of the ward listed in the fourth column of that table.

    Sealed with the seal of the Local Government Boundary Commission for England

    Jolyon Jackson

    Chief Executive

    Local Government Boundary Commission for England

    16 th January 2019

    Article 2

    SCHEDULE

    (1)

    From parish

    (2)

    To area

    (3)

    From district ward

    (4)

    To district ward

    EXPLANATORY NOTE

    (This note is not part of the Order)

    This Order gives effect to recommendations made by Leeds City Council to the Local Government Boundary Commission for England for related alterations of a ward boundary.

    This alteration is a consequence of a change to a parish boundary introduced by the Leeds (Reorganisation of Community Governance) Order 2018 , as amended by the Leeds (Reorganisation of Community Governance) Amendment Order 2018 , made under section 86 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 by Leeds City Council. Hard copies of these Orders are available for inspection at reasonable times at the offices of Leeds City Council, Civic Hall, Calverley Street...

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