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Enterprise Act 2016

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13Definitions used in Part 1

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In this Part—

  • “adjudication” includes arbitration;

  • the Commissioner” means the Small Business Commissioner;

  • “the complainant” has the same meaning as in section 4;

  • “legal proceedings” means civil or criminal proceedings in or before a court or tribunal;

  • “public authority” means—

    (a)

    a public authority within the meaning of section 3(1) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, or

    (b)

    a Scottish public authority within the meaning of section 3(1) of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002;

  • “SBC complaints scheme” has the meaning given by section 4(1);

  • “small business” has the meaning given by section 2;

  • “the respondent” has the same meaning as in section 4.

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