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Prospective

SCHEDULE 2E+WSMOKING: CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS

Health Act 2006 (c.28)E+W

1The Health Act 2006 is amended as follows.

2In the heading to Chapter 1 of Part 1 after “vehicles” insert “ in England ”.

3In section 1 (introduction), in subsection (1) after “vehicles” insert “ in England ”.

4In section 2 (smoke-free premises)—

(a)in subsection (1) after “Premises” insert “ in England ”;

(b)in subsection (2) after “Premises” insert “ in England ”;

(c)in subsection (5) for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

5In section 3 (smoke-free premises (exemptions)), in subsection (1)—

(a)for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”;

(b)after “premises” in both places insert “ in England ”.

6In section 4 (additional smoke-free places)—

(a)in subsection (1)—

(i)for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”;

(ii)after “place” in both places insert “ in England ”;

(b)in subsection (3)—

(i)for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”;

(ii)for “authority's” substitute “Secretary of State's”.

7In section 5 (vehicles), in subsection (1)—

(a)for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”;

(b)after “vehicles” insert “ in England ”.

8In section 6 (no-smoking signs), in subsections (2), (3) and (4) for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

9In section 8 (offence of failing to prevent smoking in smoke-free place), in subsection (3) for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

10In section 9 (fixed penalties), in subsection (1A) for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

11In section 10 (enforcement)—

(a)in subsection (1) for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”;

(b)in subsection (4) for “appropriate national authority” in both places substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

12In section 11 (obstruction etc of officers), in subsection (5) for “appropriate national authority” in both places substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

13In section 12 (interpretation and territorial sea)—

(a)in subsection (2) for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”;

(b)omit subsection (3)(b).

14In section 82 (interpretation), in subsection (1) omit the definition of “the appropriate national authority”.

15In Schedule 1 (fixed penalties), in paragraphs 4 and 17 for “appropriate national authority” substitute “ Secretary of State ”.

16In Schedule 2 (powers of entry, etc), in paragraph 10 for “appropriate national authority” in both places substitute “ Secretary of State ”.