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The Wireless Telegraphy (Cordless Telephone Apparatus) (Restriction) Order 1987

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Statutory Instruments

1987 No. 774


The Wireless Telegraphy (Cordless Telephone Apparatus) (Restriction) Order 1987


28th April 1987

Laid before Parliament

30th April 1987

Coming into force

21st May 1987

Whereas it appears to the Secretary of State to be expedient that the provisions of section 7 of the Wireless Telegraphy Act 1967(1) should apply to the wireless telegraphy apparatus specified in this Order for the purpose of preventing or reducing the risk of interference with wireless telegraphy and that such wireless telegraphy apparatus should be marked in accordance with the provisions of section 85 of the Telecommunications Act 1984(2):

And Whereas the Secretary of State is satisfied as required by section 7(9) of the Wireless Telegraphy Act 1967 that the Order is compatible with international obligations of the United Kingdom:

Now, therefore, the Secretary of State in exercise of the powers conferred by section 7(2) of the Wireless Telegraphy Act 1967 and section 85(1) of the Telecommunications Act 1984 hereby makes the following Order:


1967 c. 72; section 7 was amended by the Telecommunications Act 1984 (c. 12), section 77.

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