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(1)The Secretary of State may by regulations provide for relevant information which is required to be kept by regulation 10 of the Motor Vehicles (Third Party Risks) Regulations 1972 (S.I. 1972/1217) or by any subsequent regulation made under any corresponding power in the Road Traffic Act 1988 (c.52) to be made available to the Police Information Technology Organisation for use by constables.
(2)Regulations under subsection (1) may, in particular—
(a)require all such information or such information of a particular description to be made available to the Organisation;
(b)determine the purposes for which constables may be given access to the information;
(c)determine the circumstances in which any of the information to which they have been given access may be further disclosed by them.
(3)In this section—
“information” means information held in any form; and
“relevant information” means—
(a)information relating to policies of insurance, or securities, in relation to the use of motor vehicles, or information relating to any certificates issued in connection with such policies or securities; or
(b)information relating to motor vehicles to which section 143 of the Act of 1988 does not apply or to any certificates or other documents issued in connection with such vehicles.
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