Amendment of regulation 10A
12. In regulation 10A(1) (notification of increase or reduction in the amount of a maintenance assessment)–
(a)in paragraph (1), for the words–
(i)“a child support officer” there shall be substituted the words “the Secretary of State”;
(ii)“section 18” there shall be substituted the words “sections 16 and 17”;
(b)in paragraph (2)(a) for the words “of the child support officer concerned” there shall be substituted the words “of the officer concerned who is exercising functions of the Secretary of State under the Act”.