26(1)Section 38 of the [1987 c. 43.] Consumer Protection Act 1987 (which restricts the disclosure of certain information, but provides that the restriction does not apply to certain disclosures, including those made by “relevant persons”, within the meaning of that section, in relation to the performance of their functions under the provisions listed in subsection (3) of that section) shall be amended in accordance with sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) below.
(2)In subsection (3) of that section (list of provisions referred to in subsection (2) of that section) after paragraph (n) (which was inserted by paragraph 31(a) of Schedule 12 to the [S.I. 1992/231 (N.I. 1).] Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992) there shall be added—
“(o)the Railways Act 1993”.
(3)In paragraph (b) of the definition of “relevant person” in subsection (6) of that section, after the words “the Director General of Electricity Supply for Northern Ireland” (which were inserted by paragraph 31(b) of Schedule 12 to the [S.I. 1992/231 (N.I. 1).] Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992) there shall be inserted the words “or the Rail Regulator”.