Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004

Building Act 1984 (c. 55)

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57(1)The Building Act 1984 is amended as follows.

(2)In the provisions mentioned in sub-paragraph (3), for “fire authority” (in each place) substitute “fire and rescue authority”.

(3)The provisions are—

(a)section 15(1) (consultation with fire authority);

(b)section 24(1) (provision of exits etc);

(c)section 48(4) (effect of initial notice);

(d)section 51B(2) (effect of an amendment notice);

(e)in section 71 (requirements for entrances, exits etc in certain places), subsections (1) and (4);

(f)section 72(1) (means of escape from fire);

(g)section 81(6) (duty of local authority to provide copy of notice);

(h)in section 82(1), paragraph (i) (provisions in respect of notices under section 81);

(i)section 126 (interpretation).