Whereas the Local Government Commission for England, acting pursuant to section 15(4) of the Local Government Act 1992(1) has submitted to the Secretary of State a report on its review of the county of Humberside together with its recommendations: And whereas the Secretary of State has decided to give effect to the recommendations with modifications: Now, therefore, the Secretary of State, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 17(2) 18(3)(a) and 26 of the Local Government Act 1992, and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order, a draft of which has been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament: This Order may be cited as the Humberside (Structural Change) Order 1995 and shall come into force for the purposes of articles 3, 6 to 8, 10, 12(2) and (3), and 16 to 19 inclusive on the day after the day on which it is made and for all other purposes on 1st April 1996.In this Order “the Act” means the Local Government Act 1992; “the 1972 Act” means the Local Government Act 1972(3) ; “the 1990 Act” means the Town and Country Planning Act 1990(4) ; “existing”, in relation to an area, means that area as it exists on the date this Order is made; “Humberside” means the non-metropolitan county of Humberside, and the County Council means the council of that county; “Humberside district” means a district in Humberside and Humberside district council means a council of such a district; “the preliminary period” means the period beginning with 8th May 1995 and ending immediately before the reorganisation date; “old electoral division” means an electoral division of Humberside established by the County of Humberside (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1981(5) ; “the 1994 Regulations” means the Local Government Changes for England Regulations 1994(6); “relevant provision” means a provision in any subordinate legislation made under the Act or made, in connection with the Act or such provision, under any other enactment; “the reorganisation date” means 1st April 1996; subordinate legislation has the same meaning as in section 21 of the Interpretation Act 1978(7); “the transferee authorities” means the district councils for the East Riding of Yorkshire, the City of Kingston upon Hull, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire; and “the transferor authorities” means Humberside County Council, Beverley Borough Council, Boothferry Borough Council, Cleethorpes Borough Council, East Yorkshire Borough Council, Glanford Borough Council, Great Grimsby Borough Council, Holderness Borough Council and Scunthorpe Borough Council.
(2) The East Riding of Yorkshire shall be represented by 67 councillors and divided into 26 wards as set out in Schedule 2 to this Order.
(8) All expenditure properly incurred by the returning officer in relation to the holding of the election to the East Riding of Yorkshire District Council shall be paid by the councils of the districts of Beverley, Boothferry, East Yorkshire and Holderness in such proportions as may be agreed between them or, failing such agreement, as may be determined by the Secretary of State.
(9) All expenditure properly incurred by the returning officer in relation to the holding of the election to North Lincolnshire District Council shall be paid by the councils of the districts of Boothferry, Glanford and Scunthorpe in such proportions as may be agreed between them or, failing such agreement, as may be determined by the Secretary of State.
—(1) A new district of the East Riding of Yorkshire shall be constituted and shall comprise the existing Humberside district areas of Beverley, East Yorkshire, and Holderness, and the areas of parishes which form part of the existing Humberside district of Boothferry and are listed in paragraph 1 of Schedule 1 to this Order.
(2) A new district of North Lincolnshire shall be constituted and shall comprise the existing Humberside district areas of Glanford and Scunthorpe, and the areas of parishes which form part of the existing Humberside district of Boothferry and are listed in paragraph 2 of Schedule 1 to this Order.
Parishes which are to be transferred from Boothferry to the East Riding of Yorkshire are as follows: Airmyn; Asselby; Barmby on the Marsh, Blacktoft; Broomfleet; Bubwith; Eastrington; Ellerton; Foggathorpe; Gilberdyke; Goole; Goole Fields; Gowdall; Holme-upon-Spalding Moor; Hook; Hotham; Howden; Kilpin; Laxton; Newport; North Cave; Pollington; Rawcliffe; Reedness; Snaith and Cowick; Spaldington; Swinefleet; Twin Rivers and Wressle.