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Wireless Telegraphy Act 2006

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43Amount of penalty under section 42

(1)The amount of a penalty imposed under section 42 is to be such amount as OFCOM think fit.

(2)But the amount of the penalty may not exceed the greater of—

(a)£250,000; and

(b)5 per cent. of the relevant amount of gross revenue.

(3)In subsection (2) “the relevant amount of gross revenue” means the amount specified in section 44.

(4)The Secretary of State may by order amend this section so as to substitute a different amount for the amount for the time being specified in subsection (2)(a).

(5)No order is to be made containing provision authorised by subsection (4) unless a draft of the order has been laid before Parliament and approved by a resolution of each House.

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