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

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1.  Exempt cordless telephone apparatus shall be marked in accordance with paragraphs 2 to 5 below in order to display the following words:

This apparatus conforms to Performance Specification MPT 1322 as amended and is exempt from licensing under the Wireless Telegraphy Act 1949.

2.  The mark shall:—

(a)be in the form specified in paragraph 3 below;

(b)conform with the test of durability specified in sub-clause 7.14 of British Standard 5850 (1981);

(c)be placed upon such apparatus in such a manner that it cannot easily be removed; and

(d)be so placed that it is on an outside surface of such apparatus where it is legible and readily accessible.

3.  The mark shall be in the form of a rectangle twice as broad as it is high and not less than 50 mm. broad and 25 mm. high.

4.  The background of any mark (other than an embossed mark) shall be plain white, the line delineating the rectangle shall be black, and all writing thereon shall be:—

(a)lack and clearly legible, and

(b)iform size of type, which shall not be less than 1.5 mm capital height, except for the words “MPT 1322” which shall be in bold capitals of a height of not less than 2.5 mm.

5.  Where the mark is embossed on the apparatus during manufacture, the mark shall be in the form specified in paragraph 3 of this Schedule and shall stand out from its background so as to be readily visible and legible.

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