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The Deregulation and Contracting Out (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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Right to make representations

3.  This paragraph confers power to provide that, before an enforcement officer takes any enforcement action against any person, the officer—

(a)shall give to that person a written notice stating—

(i)that he is considering taking the action and the reasons why he is considering it; and

(ii)that the person may, within a period specified in the notice, make written representations to him or, if the person so requests, make oral representations to him in the presence of a person determined by or under the order; and

(b)shall consider any representations which are duly made and not withdrawn.

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