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SCHEDULE 15E+W+S+N.I.Minor and consequential amendments: Part 4

This schedule has no associated Explanatory Notes

Civil Aviation Act 1982 (c. 16)E+W+S+N.I.

1In Schedule 1 to the Civil Aviation Act 1982 (constitution etc. of the Authority), in paragraph 15—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)the existing text becomes sub-paragraph (1), and

(b)after that sub-paragraph insert—

(2)The power in sub-paragraph (1) is subject to provision in rules made under section 51 of the Competition Act 1998 by virtue of paragraph 1A of Schedule 9 to that Act in respect of the exercise of a function under Part 1 of that Act.

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I1Sch. 15 para. 1 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Gas Act 1986 (c. 44)E+W+S

2In section 36A of the Gas Act 1986 (functions with respect to competition), in subsections (3), (3A) and (7)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S

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I2Sch. 15 para. 2 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Electricity Act 1989 (c. 29)E+W+S

3In section 43 of the Electricity Act 1989 (functions with respect to competition), in subsections (3), (3A) and (6)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S

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I3Sch. 15 para. 3 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Water Industry Act 1991 (c. 56)E+W

4The Water Industry Act 1991 is amended as follows.E+W

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I4Sch. 15 para. 4 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

5In section 31 (functions with respect to competition), in subsections (3), (4A) and (8)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W

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I5Sch. 15 para. 5 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

6In Schedule 1A (constitution etc. of the Authority), in paragraph 10, after sub-paragraph (2) insert—E+W

(3)Sub-paragraph (1) is subject to provision in rules made under section 51 of the Competition Act 1998 by virtue of paragraph 1A of Schedule 9 to that Act in respect of the exercise of a function under Part 1 of that Act.

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I6Sch. 15 para. 6 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Railways Act 1993 (c. 43)E+W+S

7In section 67 of the Railways Act 1993 (functions with respect to competition), in subsections (3), (3A) and (8)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S

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I7Sch. 15 para. 7 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Competition Act 1998 (c. 41)E+W+S+N.I.

8The Competition Act 1998 is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I8Sch. 15 para. 8 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

9In section 26 (powers when conducting investigations), in subsection (3)(b), for “42 to” substitute “ 43 and ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I9Sch. 15 para. 9 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

10In section 38 (guidance on level of penalties), in subsection (9), for “an appeal tribunal” substitute “ the Tribunal ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I10Sch. 15 para. 10 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

11In section 54 (regulators), in subsection (1)—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)omit paragraph (c), and

(b)for paragraph (f) substitute—

(f)the Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation;.

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I11Sch. 15 para. 11 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

12(1)Schedule 1 (exclusions: mergers and concentrations) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In paragraph 5—

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(b)for “the Commission” (in each place where it occurs) substitute “ the CMA ”.

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I12Sch. 15 para. 12 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Utilities Act 2000 (c. 27)E+W+S

13In Schedule 1 to the Utilities Act 2000 (constitution etc. of the Authority), in paragraph 9, after sub-paragraph (2) insert—E+W+S

(2A)Sub-paragraph (1) is subject to provision in rules made under section 51 of the Competition Act 1998 by virtue of paragraph 1A of Schedule 9 to that Act in respect of the exercise of a function under Part 1 of that Act.

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I13Sch. 15 para. 13 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Transport Act 2000 (c. 38)E+W+S+N.I.

14In section 86 of the Transport Act 2000 (functions with respect to competition), in subsections (3), (4)(b) and (7)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I14Sch. 15 para. 14 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Enterprise Act 2002 (c. 40)E+W+S+N.I.

15The Enterprise Act 2002 is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I15Sch. 15 para. 15 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

16(1)Section 25 (extension of time-limits) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (2), for the words from “has failed” to the end of the subsection substitute “ has failed (with or without a reasonable excuse) to comply with any requirement of a notice under section 109 ”.

(3)For subsection (3) substitute—

(3)An extension under subsection (2) shall come into force when notice of the extension is given and end—

(a)when the person concerned provides the information or documents to the satisfaction of the CMA or (as the case may be) appears as a witness in accordance with the requirements of the CMA; or

(b)if earlier, the CMA cancels the extension.

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I16Sch. 15 para. 16 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

17Omit section 31 (information powers in relation to completed mergers).E+W+S+N.I.

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I17Sch. 15 para. 17 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

18(1)Section 32 (supplementary provision for purposes of sections 25 and 31) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Omit subsections (1) to (3).

(3)In subsection (4), omit “or subsection (3)(a) above”.

(4)In the heading, for “sections 25 and 31” substitute “ section 25 ”.

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I18Sch. 15 para. 18 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

19(1)Section 34A (duty where case referred by European Commission) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)For subsection (5) substitute—

(5)The CMA may extend the preliminary assessment period if it considers that any of the persons carrying on the enterprises concerned has failed (whether with or without reasonable excuse) to comply with any requirement of a notice under section 109.

(3)For subsection (6) substitute—

(6)An extension under subsection (5) shall come into force when published under section 107.

(6A)An extension under subsection (5) shall continue in force until—

(a)the person concerned provides the information or documents to the satisfaction of the CMA or (as the case may be) appears as a witness in accordance with the requirements of the CMA; or

(b)the CMA publishes its decision to cancel the extension.

(4)Omit subsection (7).

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I19Sch. 15 para. 19 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

20Omit section 34B (power to request information in referred cases).E+W+S+N.I.

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I20Sch. 15 para. 20 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

21(1)Section 42 (intervention by Secretary of State in certain public interest cases) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (1), in paragraph (d)(i)—

(a)for “section 22(3)(a) or (e)” substitute “ section 22(3)(za), (a) or (e) ”, and

(b)for “33(3)(a) or (e)” substitute “ 33(3)(za), (a) or (e) ”.

(3)In subsection (5), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.

(4)In subsection (6), in the words before paragraph (a), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.

(5)In that subsection, in paragraph (b), for “sections 25(1) to (3), (6) and (8) and 31” substitute “ section 25(1) to (3), (6) and (8) ”.

(6)In that subsection, in paragraph (h)—

(a)omit “, and the power to request information under section 31(1) as so applied,”, and

(b)after “existing time-limits” insert “ by virtue of section 24 (as so applied) ”.

(7)In that subsection, in paragraph (i), after “existing time-limits” insert “ by virtue of section 24 (as so applied) ”.

(8)In that subsection, omit paragraph (j).

(9)In that subsection, in paragraph (k), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.

(10)In that subsection, omit paragraph (l) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.

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I21Sch. 15 para. 21 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

22In section 46 (references under section 45: supplementary), in subsection (1)(a), omit “or 96(3)”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I22Sch. 15 para. 22 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

23(1)Section 46B (extension of preliminary assessment period) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)For subsection (1) substitute—

(1)The CMA may extend the preliminary assessment period for the purposes of section 46A if it considers that any of the persons carrying on the enterprises concerned has failed (whether with or without reasonable excuse) to comply with any requirement of a notice under section 109.

(3)Omit subsection (2).

(4)For subsection (3) substitute—

(3)An extension under subsection (1) shall come into force when published under section 107.

(3A)An extension under subsection (1) shall continue in force until—

(a)the person concerned provides the information or documents to the satisfaction of the CMA or (as the case may be) appears as a witness in accordance with the requirements of the CMA; or

(b)the CMA publishes its decision to cancel the extension.

(5)Omit subsection (4).

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I23Sch. 15 para. 23 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

24Omit section 46C (power to request information in referred cases).E+W+S+N.I.

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I24Sch. 15 para. 24 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

25(1)Section 49 (variation of references under section 45) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (2), omit “1,”.

(3)In subsection (3), omit “1,”.

(4)In subsection (4) —

(a)omit “any undertaking accepted under paragraph 1 of Schedule 7, or”, and

(b)for “that Schedule” substitute “ Schedule 7 ”.

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(b)omit “, accepted or” (in each place where it occurs), and

(c)omit “, superseded, released”.

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I25Sch. 15 para. 25 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

26(1)Section 59 (intervention by Secretary of State in special public interest cases) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (5), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.

(3)In subsection (6), in the words before paragraph (a), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.

(4)In that subsection, in paragraph (c), for “sections 25(1) to (3), (6) and (8) and 31” substitute “ section 25(1) to (3), (6) and (8) ”.

(5)In that subsection, in paragraph (g), omit “, and the power to request information under section 31(1) as so applied,”.

(6)In that subsection, omit paragraph (h).

(7)In that subsection, in paragraph (i), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.

(8)In that subsection, omit paragraph (j) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.

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I26Sch. 15 para. 26 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

27(1)Section 64 (cancellation and variation of references under section 62) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (3), omit “1,”.

(3)In subsection (4)—

(a)omit “any undertaking accepted under paragraph 1 of Schedule 7, or”, and

(b)for “that Schedule” substitute “ Schedule 7 ”.

(4)In subsection (5)—

(a)omit “undertaking or” (in each place where it occurs),

(b)omit “, accepted or” (in each place where it occurs), and

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I27Sch. 15 para. 27 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

28(1)Section 67 (intervention to protect legitimate interests) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I28Sch. 15 para. 28 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

29In section 68 (scheme for protecting legitimate interests), in subsection (4)(a), for “to 32” substitute “ to 30 ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I29Sch. 15 para. 29 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

30In section 77 (restrictions on certain share dealings: completed mergers), in subsection (1)(b), omit “71 or”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I30Sch. 15 para. 30 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

31In section 78 (restrictions on certain share dealings: anticipated mergers), in subsection (1)(b), for “section 81” substitute “ section 72 or 81 ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I31Sch. 15 para. 31 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

32In section 89 (subject matter of undertakings), in subsection (2)—E+W+S+N.I.

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I32Sch. 15 para. 32 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

33(1)Section 93 (further role of OFT in relation to undertakings and orders) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I33Sch. 15 para. 33 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

34In section 94 (rights to enforce undertakings and orders), in subsection (8), omit “1,”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I34Sch. 15 para. 34 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

35(1)Section 99 (functions in relation to merger notices) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I35Sch. 15 para. 35 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

36(1)Section 107 (further publicity requirements) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (1), for paragraph (a) substitute—

(a)any decision made by it that the duty to make a reference under section 22 or 33 applies and any such reference made by it;

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I36Sch. 15 para. 36 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

37In section 130 (index of defined expressions), omit the entry for “Undertakings under paragraph 1 of Schedule 7”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I37Sch. 15 para. 37 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

38(1)Schedule 7 (enforcement regime for public interest and special public interest cases) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In paragraph 7, in sub-paragraph (1), for paragraph (b) substitute—

(b)no orders under paragraph 2 are in force in relation to the relevant merger situation concerned or (as the case may be) the special merger situation concerned.

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I38Sch. 15 para. 38 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

39In Schedule 15 (enactments conferring functions for the purposes of which specified information may be disclosed), at the end insert— “ The Health and Social Care Act 2012. ”E+W+S+N.I.

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I39Sch. 15 para. 39 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Office of Communications Act 2002 (c. 11)E+W+S+N.I.

40In Schedule 1 to the Office of Communications Act 2002 (constitution etc. of the OFCOM), in paragraph 18—E+W+S+N.I.

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(2)Sub-paragraph (1) is subject to provision in rules made under section 51 of the Competition Act 1998 by virtue of paragraph 1A of Schedule 9 to that Act in respect of the exercise of a function under Part 1 of that Act.

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I40Sch. 15 para. 40 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Railways and Transport Safety Act 2003 (c. 20)E+W+S

41In Schedule 1 to the Rail and Transport Safety Act 2003 (constitution etc. of the Office of Rail Regulation), in paragraph 7—E+W+S

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I41Sch. 15 para. 41 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Communications Act 2003 (c. 21)E+W+S+N.I.

42The Communications Act 2003 is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I42Sch. 15 para. 42 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

43(1)Section 192 (appeals against decisions by OFCOM etc) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In subsection (1), after paragraph (d) insert—

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I43Sch. 15 para. 43 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

44In section 193 (reference of price control matters), in subsection (10), after “this section” insert “ and section 193A ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I44Sch. 15 para. 44 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

45In section 195 (decisions of the Tribunal), in subsection (9), for “or the Secretary of State” (in each place it occurs) substitute “ , the Secretary of State or the CMA ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I45Sch. 15 para. 45 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

46In section 371 (functions under the Competition Act 1998), in subsections (2) and (3)(a), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I46Sch. 15 para. 46 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Health and Social Care Act 2012 (c. 7)E+W

47The Health and Social Care 2012 is amended as follows.E+W

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I47Sch. 15 para. 47 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

48In section 72 (functions under the Competition Act 1998), in subsections (2) and (3), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W

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I48Sch. 15 para. 48 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

49In Schedule 8 (constitution etc. of Monitor), in paragraph 11, after sub-paragraph (2) insert—E+W

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I49Sch. 15 para. 49 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Civil Aviation Act 2012 (c. 19)E+W+S+N.I.

50The Civil Aviation Act 2012 is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

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I50Sch. 15 para. 50 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

51In section 62 (functions under Competition Act 1998), in subsections (2) and (4), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I51Sch. 15 para. 51 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

52In section 63 (Competition Act 1998: supplementary), in subsection (1), after “38(1) to (6)” insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.E+W+S+N.I.

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I52Sch. 15 para. 52 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992 (SI 1992/231 (N.I. 1))N.I.

53In article 46 of the Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992 (functions with respect to competition), in paragraphs (3), (3A) and (6)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.N.I.

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I53Sch. 15 para. 53 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Gas (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (SI 1996/275 (N.I. 2))N.I.

54In article 23 of the Gas (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (functions with respect to competition), in paragraphs (3), (3A) and (6)(b), after “38(1) to (6)” (in each place where it occurs) insert “ , 40B(1) to (4) ”.N.I.

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I54Sch. 15 para. 54 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

Energy (Northern Ireland) Order 2003 (SI 2003/419 (N.I. 6))N.I.

55In Schedule 1 to the Energy (Northern Ireland) Order 2003 (constitution etc. of the Authority), in paragraph 9, after sub-paragraph (2) insert—N.I.

(2A)Sub-paragraph (1) is subject to provision in rules made under section 51 of the Competition Act 1998 by virtue of paragraph 1A of Schedule 9 to that Act in respect of the exercise of a function under Part 1 of that Act.

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I55Sch. 15 para. 55 in force at 1.4.2014 by S.I. 2014/416, art. 2(1)(f) (with Sch.)

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