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Local Employment Act 1972

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21Interpretation

(1)In this Act—

  • " the advisory committee " means the committee mentioned in section 2(3) of this Act;

  • " derelict land clearance area " means an area specified as such by an order under section 8(6) of this Act;

  • " development area" means, subject to subsection (5) of section 1 of this Act, an area specified as such by an order under that section ;

  • " financial year " means the period of twelve months beginning with 1st April;

  • " industrial building", as respects England and Wales, has the meaning assigned to it by section 66 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1971 and, as respects Scotland, has the meaning assigned to it by section 21 of the Local Employment Act 1960 and section 25 of the Industrial Development Act 1966 ;

  • " industrial estates corporation " has the meaning assigned to it by section 10(2) of this Act;

  • "intermediate area" means, subject to subsection (7) of section 1 of this Act, an area specified as such by an order under that section ;

  • " undertaking " means any trade or business, or any other activity providing employment.

(2)For the purposes of this Act Monmouthshire shall be deemed to be part of Wales.

(3)Except where the context otherwise requires, in this Act any reference to any enactment shall be construed as a reference to that enactment as amended, and as including a reference thereto as extended or applied, by any other enactment.

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