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Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions Act 2008

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13Duty not to impose burdens etc

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(1)LBRO must secure that in exercising any of its functions it does not—

(a)impose burdens which are unnecessary, or

(b)maintain burdens which have become unnecessary.

(2)Subsection (1) does not require the removal of a burden which has become unnecessary where its removal would, having regard to all the circumstances, be impracticable or disproportionate.

(3)LBRO must secure that—

(a)it exercises its functions in a way which is transparent, accountable, proportionate and consistent;

(b)it targets its activities only at cases in which action is needed.

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