165 Power of Secretary of State to acquire land affected by orders relating to new towns etc where blight notice served
165 Power of Secretary of State to acquire land affected by orders relating to new towns etc where blight notice served

(1)     Where a blight notice has been served in respect of land falling within paragraph 7, 8 or 9 of Schedule 13, then until such time as a development corporation is established for the new town or, as the case may be, an urban development corporation is established for the urban development area the Secretary of State shall have power to acquire compulsorily any interest in the land in pursuance of the blight notice served by virtue of that paragraph.