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The Public Interest Disclosure (Northern Ireland) Order 1998

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1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Public Interest Disclosure (Northern Ireland) Order 1998.

(2) Subject to paragraph (3), this Order shall come into operation on such day or days as the Department of Economic Development may by order appoint.

(3) The following provisions shall come into operation on the expiration of 7 days from the day on which this Order is made—

(a)this Article;

(b)Article 2;

(c)Article 3 so far as relating to the power to make an order under Article 67F of the 1996 Order; and

(d)Article 12 so far as relating to the power to make regulations under Article 162B of the 1996 Order.

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