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Food Hygiene Rating (Wales) Act 2013

Section 19 – Offences by bodies corporate

37.Section 19 provides that where a body corporate (such as a company, or any other body incorporated by statute) commits an offence under this Act, a director, manager or secretary of that body (or anyone purporting to act in any such capacity) will also be guilty of an offence in circumstances where they are found to be personally culpable.

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