354. Powers of statutory trustees.

(7)     Transfer of Management Functions to Local Authorities

354.     Powers of statutory trustees.

Where in pursuance of a local or private Act of Parliament an open space1 is placed under the care and management of trustees with a view to its preservation or regulation as a garden or open space, the trustees may in pursuance of a special resolution2, and with the consent of owners and occupiers3 of houses in the vicinity4, convey5 or lease the open space to the local authority6. Alternatively, the trustees may make an agreement