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European Union Referendum Act 2015

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Permitted participants

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2Section 105(1) of the 2000 Act (bodies and individuals who are “permitted participants” in relation to a referendum) has effect for the purposes of the referendum as if for paragraph (b) there were substituted—

(b)any of the following by whom a notification has been given under section 106 in relation to the referendum, namely—

(i)any individual who is resident in the United Kingdom or registered in an electoral register as defined by section 54(8);

(ii)any individual who is resident in Gibraltar or is a Gibraltar elector;

(iii)any body falling within any of paragraphs (b) and (d) to (h) of section 54(2);

(iv)any body falling within any of paragraphs (b) and (d) to (g) of section 54(2A);

(v)any body incorporated by Royal Charter which does not fall within section 54(2);

(vi)any charitable incorporated organisation within the meaning of Part 11 of the Charities Act 2011 or Part 11 of the Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008;

(vii)any Scottish charitable incorporated organisation within the meaning of Chapter 7 of Part 1 of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005 (asp 10);

(viii)any partnership constituted under the law of Scotland which carries on business in the United Kingdom.

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