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Food Safety Act 1990


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8In section 108 of the Medicines Act 1968 (enforcement in England and Wales)—

(a)for the words “food and drugs authority”, in each place where they occur, there shall be substituted the words “drugs authority”; and

(b)after subsection (11) there shall be inserted the following subsection—

(12)In this section “drugs authority” means—

(a)as respects each London borough, metropolitan district or non-metropolitan county, the council of that borough, district or county; and

(b)as respects the City of London (including the Temples), the Common Council of that City.

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