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Energy Act 2010

Part 4: Final Provisions

This Part contains provisions concerning the application of the general duties of the Secretary of State and Ofgem under the Gas Act 1986 and the Electricity Act 1989, statutory instruments, the modification of licences, interpretation and the extent, commencement and short title of the Act.  It also introduces a Schedule containing consequential amendments to the Gas Act 1986, the Electricity Act 1989 and the Utilities Act 2000.

7.Annex A to these notes contains a glossary of terms used in the Act and the explanatory notes.

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