Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988

Section 46: application to Northern IrelandE+W+S+N.I.

33(1)Section 46 of the Registered Designs Act 1949 (application to Northern Ireland) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Omit paragraphs (1) and (2).

(3)For paragraph (3) substitute—

(3)References to enactments include enactments comprised in Northern Ireland legislation:.

(4)After paragraph (3) insert—

(3A)References to the Crown include the Crown in right of Her Majesty’s Government in Northern Ireland:.

(5)In paragraph (4) for “a department of the Government of Northern Ireland” substitute “ a Northern Ireland department ”, and at the end add “ and in relation to a Northern Ireland department references to the Treasury shall be construed as references to the Department of Finance and Personnel ”.