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The Railway Safety (Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 1997

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Transfer of functions from the Secretary of State to the Health and Safety Executive

10.—(1) Any reference to the Secretary of State in—

(a)sections 41 (other than sub-section (1)) and 45 of the 1992 Act; and

(b)the 1994 Regulations,

shall have effect as if it were a reference to the Health and Safety Executive.

(2) Any approval, dispensation, notice or written consent granted or given under the 1994 Regulations or direction given under section 45 of the 1992 Act, by the Secretary of State, prior to the coming into force of these Regulations, shall have effect as if it had been granted or given, as the case may be, by the Health and Safety Executive.

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