1 Citation, commencement and interpretation

(1)    This Order may be cited as the Government of Wales Act 2006 (Designation of Receipts) Order 2007 and shall come into force on 6th April 2007.

(2)    In this Order—

“the Act” means the Government of Wales Act 2006; and

“the NHS Act” means the National Health Service (Wales) Act 2006.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 6 April 2007: see para (1) above.

2 Designated receipts

2Designated receipts

(1)    Receipts of any description specified in paragraph (2), so far as they are received by or on behalf of the persons or bodies specified in relation to these receipts, shall be designated receipts for the purposes of section 120(3) to (6) of the Act.

(2)    The specified descriptions of receipts are—

(a)    interest received by the Welsh Ministers or by the National Assembly for Wales Commission, other than interest on—

(i)    any loan made by the Welsh Minsters to an NHS Trust under paragraph 3 of schedule 4 to the NHS Act,

(ii)    outstanding sums issued in fulfilment of any guarantee given by the Welsh Ministers under paragraph 4 of schedule 4 to the NHS Act,

(iii)    any other payment made to an NHS Trust by the Welsh Ministers under paragraph 7 of schedule 4 to the NHS Act,

(iv)    sums received from or on behalf of any of the institutions of the European Union, and

(v)    any loan made under section 1 of the Welsh Development Agency Act 1975,

(b)    repayments to the Welsh Ministers of loans made by the former Housing for Wales, and

(c)    repayments to the Welsh Ministers of the outstanding principal amounts under a loan made by the Secretary of State for Wales to Dyfed County Council on 21 December 1979 in the sum of £4 million to be applied towards the reconstruction of the Cleddau bridge.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 6 April 2007: see art 1(1).

3 Transitional Provisions

3Transitional Provisions

Until the end of the initial period any reference to the Welsh Ministers or to the National Assembly for Wales Commission in this Order has effect as a reference to the National Assembly for Wales constituted by the Government of Wales Act 1998.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 6 April 2007: see art 1(1).

Signature

Claire Ward

Frank Roy

Two of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury

14th March 2007

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order specifies the receipts of the Welsh Ministers and the National Assembly for Wales Commission that are to be designated receipts. Under the Government of Wales Act 2006 the Welsh Ministers must pay to the Secretary of State sums equal to the amount of the designated receipts. Section 120(6) of the Act provides that sums required for the Welsh Ministers to make payments under this Order are charged on the Welsh Consolidated Fund.