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Competition Act 1998

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Part IIIOn the Starting Date

Applications which fall

8(1)Proceedings in respect of an application which is made to the Court under any of the provisions mentioned in sub-paragraph (2), but which is not determined before the starting date, cease on that date.

(2)The provisions are—

(a)sections 2(2), 35(3), 37(1) and 40(1) of the RTPA and paragraph 5 of Schedule 4 to that Act;

(b)section 4(1) of the RTPA so far as the application relates to an order under section 2(2) of that Act; and

(c)section 25(2) of the RPA.

(3)The power of the Court to make an order for costs in relation to any proceedings is not affected by anything in this paragraph or by the repeals made by section 1.

Orders and approvals which fall

9(1)An order in force immediately before the starting date under—

(a)section 2(2), 29(1), 30(1), 33(4), 35(3) or 37(1) of the RTPA; or

(b)section 25(2) of the RPA,

ceases to have effect on that date.

(2)An approval in force immediately before the starting date under section 32 of the RTPA ceases to have effect on that date.

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