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19(1)Power to make regulations under section 13 includes power to make incidental, supplementary, consequential or transitional provision or savings.E+W
(2)In the case of provision consequential on the repeal of an enactment specified in section 13(8), the power under sub-paragraph (1) includes power—
(a)to amend or repeal an enactment;
(b)to make provision for the purpose of continuing the effect of an enactment repealed under paragraph (a).
(3)The power under sub-paragraph (2)(b) includes power to provide that breach of a provision of the regulations is an offence, but does not include power to create an offence triable on indictment or punishable with—
(a)imprisonment for a term exceeding 51 weeks, or
(b)a fine exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.
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