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Data Protection Act 2018

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Companies Act 2006 (c. 46)E+W+S+N.I.

120The Companies Act 2006 is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.

121In section 458(2) (disclosure of information by tax authorities)—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)for “within the meaning of the Data Protection Act 1998 (c. 29)” substitute “ within the meaning of Parts 5 to 7 of the Data Protection Act 2018 (see section 3(2) and (14) of that Act) ”, and

(b)for “that Act” substitute “ the data protection legislation ”.

122In section 461(7) (permitted disclosure of information obtained under compulsory powers), for “the Data Protection Act 1998 (c. 29)” substitute “ the data protection legislation ”.E+W+S+N.I.

123In section 948(9) (restrictions on disclosure) for “the Data Protection Act 1998 (c. 29)” substitute “ the data protection legislation ”.E+W+S+N.I.

124In section 1173(1) (minor definitions: general), at the appropriate place insert—E+W+S+N.I.

the data protection legislation” has the same meaning as in the Data Protection Act 2018 (see section 3 of that Act);.

125In section 1224A(7) (restrictions on disclosure), for “the Data Protection Act 1998” substitute “ the data protection legislation ”.E+W+S+N.I.

126In section 1253D(3) (restriction on transfer of audit working papers to third countries), for “the Data Protection Act 1998” substitute “ the data protection legislation ”.E+W+S+N.I.

127In section 1261(1) (minor definitions: Part 42), at the appropriate place insert—E+W+S+N.I.

the data protection legislation” has the same meaning as in the Data Protection Act 2018 (see section 3 of that Act);.

128In section 1262 (index of defined expressions: Part 42), at the appropriate place insert—E+W+S+N.I.

the data protection legislationsection 1261(1).

129In Schedule 8 (index of defined expressions: general), at the appropriate place insert—E+W+S+N.I.

the data protection legislationsection 1173(1).

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