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(1)In this Part—
“dormant account money” has the meaning given by section 16(2);
“English expenditure”, “Welsh expenditure”, “Scottish expenditure” and “Northern Ireland expenditure” have the meaning given by section 17(2);
“financial year” means a period of 12 months ending with 31 March;
“reclaim fund” has the meaning given by section 5(1).
(2)A reference in this Part to the distribution of money is to be read as including a reference to making or entering into arrangements in accordance with section 16(3), and related expressions are to be read accordingly.
See also section 16(5).
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