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Extension of scope of the CodeE+W+S+N.I.

4(1)The Secretary of State may by order provide for the provisions of the Code, or such provisions of the Code as may be specified by the order, to apply to—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)persons authorised by any designated professional body to practise as a member of the profession whose members are regulated by that body; and

[F1(b)persons acting on behalf of persons who are within paragraph (a).]

(2)If the Secretary of State is proposing to act under sub-paragraph (1) he must, before doing so, consult—

(a)the Commissioner;

F2(b). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(c)the [F3Scottish Legal Complaints Commission], if the proposed order would affect a designated professional body in Scotland;

(d)the lay observers appointed under Article 42 of the M1Solicitors (Northern Ireland) Order 1976, if the proposed order would affect a designated professional body in Northern Ireland.

(3)An order under sub-paragraph (1) requires the approval of—

(a)the [F4Department of Justice in Northern Ireland] , if it affects a designated professional body in F5... Northern Ireland;

(b)the Scottish Ministers, if it affects a designated professional body in Scotland.

[F6(4)Before deciding whether or not to give its approval under sub-paragraph (3)(a), the Department of Justice in Northern Ireland must consult the Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland.]

(5)Before deciding whether or not to give their approval under sub-paragraph (3)(b), the Scottish Ministers must consult the Lord President of the Court of Session.

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F3Words in Sch. 5 para. 4(2)(c) substituted (1.10.2008) by Legal Services Act 2007 (c. 29), ss. 196(2)(b), 211(2) (with ss. 29, 192, 193); S.I. 2008/1436, art. 3(a)

F5Words in Sch. 5 para. 4(3)(a) repealed (1.1.2010) by Legal Services Act 2007 (c. 29), s. 211(2), Sch. 18 para. 17(3)(b), Sch. 23 (with ss. 29, 192, 193); S.I. 2009/3250, art. 2(i)(xi)

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