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Weighing Equipment (Filling and Discontinuous Totalising Automatic Weighing Machines) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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Amendment of the Weighing Equipment (Filling and Discontinuous Totalising Automatic Weighing Machines) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1986

11.  In regulation 34—

(a)at the beginning there shall be added the words “(1) Subject to paragraph (2),”; and

(b)after paragraph (1) there shall be added the following paragraph—

(2) A discontinuous totaliser imported from another member State or from an EEA State (whether directly or indirectly through Great Britain) shall not be passed as fit for use for trade unless—

(a)where the requisite documentation is presented in accordance with regulation 32A, the test report recites and the test data confirm to the satisfaction of the inspector that on testing in accordance with the provisions of the law of a member State or an EEA State it fell within limits of error which afford in use an equivalent standard to the prescribed limits of error; and

(b)it otherwise complies with all the relevant requirements of these Regulations; and

(c)it is constructed in a manner which does not facilitate fraudulent use and does not bear any inscriptions which might cause confusion in use..

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