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Communications Act 2003

Section 389: Further provision in connection with media mergers

849.Subsection (1) of this section gives effect to Schedule 16, which contains further amendments in connection with media mergers.

850.Subsection (2) extends to the provisions of this Chapter of the Act and its related repeals the provisions of sections 276(2) and (3) and 277 EA 2002, which gives the Secretary of State the power to make by order supplementary, incidental or consequential provisions for the purposes of, or in consequence of, or for giving full effect to, the EA 2002. Subsection (3) clarifies, for the avoidance of doubt, that this includes the power to modify the EA 2002.

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