Public Bodies Corrupt Practices Act 1889

4 Restriction on prosecution.E+W+S+N.I.

(1)A prosecution for an offence under this Act shall not be instituted except by or with the consent of the Attorney General.

(2)In this section the expression “Attorney General” means the Attorney F1. . . General for England, and as respects Scotland means the Lord Advocate, F1. . .

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F1Words in s. 4(2) repealed (30.9.1997) by 1997 c. 60, ss. 3(2)(3), Sch.