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15(1)In connection with the exercise of any of its functions IBB may—
(a)enter into contracts and other agreements (whether legally binding or not);
(b)acquire and dispose of property (including land);
(d)do such other things as IBB thinks necessary or expedient.
(2)The power conferred by sub-paragraph (1)(b) includes accepting—
(a)gifts of money, and
(b)gifts or loans of other property,
on such terms as IBB thinks appropriate.
(3)But IBB may exercise the power conferred by sub-paragraph (1)(b) or (c) only with the consent of the Secretary of State.
(4)Such consent may be given—
(a)with respect to a particular case or with respect to a class of cases;
(b)subject to such conditions as the Secretary of State thinks appropriate.
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