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The Licensing (Northern Ireland) Order 1996

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Seamen's canteensN.I.

Special provisions with respect to grant or renewal of licences for seamen's canteensN.I.

77.—(1) Before application is made for the grant of a licence for a seamen's canteen, draft rules as to the persons entitled to use the canteen shall be prepared.

(2) A copy of the draft rules shall be attached to the notice, and the copies of the notice, mentioned in paragraph 1 (c) of Schedule 1.

(3) Without prejudice to Article 7(4)(b), (c) and (d), a court shall not grant a licence for a seamen's canteen unless the body providing the canteen undertake to make rules for the canteen in the form of the draft, with the modifications, if any, required by the court, and not to vary those rules without the consent of a court.

(4) Without prejudice to Article 15(2), a court shall not renew a licence for a seamen's canteen unless it is satisfied—

(a)that the rules as to the persons entitled to use the canteen have been observed; and

(b)that those rules have not been and will not be varied otherwise than with the consent of a court.

(5) An application for consent to the variation of rules under this Article may be made to a court of summary jurisdiction.

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