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Competition Act 1998

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1In this Schedule—

  • “the 1973 Act” means the [1973 c. 41.] Fair Trading Act 1973;

  • “appeal panel member” means a member appointed under paragraph 2(1)(a);

  • “Chairman” means the chairman of the Commission;

  • “the Commission” means the Competition Commission;

  • “Council” has the meaning given in paragraph 5;

  • “general functions” means any functions of the Commission other than functions—

    (a)

    in connection with appeals under this Act; or

    (b)

    which are to be discharged by the Council;

  • “member” means a member of the Commission;

  • “newspaper merger reference” means a newspaper merger reference under section 59 of the 1973 Act;

  • “President” has the meaning given by paragraph 4(2);

  • “reporting panel member” means a member appointed under paragraph 2(1)(b);

  • “secretary” means the secretary of the Commission appointed under paragraph 9; and

  • “specialist panel member” means a member appointed under any of the provisions mentioned in paragraph 2(1)(d).

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