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Charities Act 2006

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Section 63: Regulations

227.Subsections (1) to (3) of this section contains provision, similar to section 73 of the 1992 Act, for the regulations which the Minister for the Cabinet Office may make in relation to public charitable collections.Subsection (5) enables the regulations made under this section to provide that failure to comply with a specified provision of the regulations be an offence, with a maximum penalty of a level 2 fine (currently £500) for the offence. Subsection (6) requires consultation prior to the making of regulations under this section.

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