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ROADS ACT 1993 - SECT 94
Roads authority may carry out drainage work across land adjoining public road etc
94 Roads authority may carry out drainage work across land adjoining public
(1) A roads authority may, for the purpose of draining or protecting a public
road, carry out drainage work in or on any land in the vicinity of the road.
(2) The powers conferred by this section may not be exercised in or on land on
which rail infrastructure facilities owned by Rail Corporation New South
Wales, Sydney Metro, Transport for NSW, Sydney Trains, NSW Trains, Residual
Transport Corporation of New South Wales, Transport Infrastructure Development
Corporation or Rail Infrastructure Corporation are situated.
(2A) In this
"rail infrastructure facilities" has the same meaning as it has in the
Transport Administration Act 1988 .
(3) The roads authority must pay
compensation to the owner of the land for any loss or damage arising from the
exercise of any power under this section.
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