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Office and Shop Premises Act (Northern Ireland) 1966

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Scope of Act Premises to which this Act applies. (1) The premises to which this Act applies are office...

    1. Scope of Act

      1. 1.Premises to which this Act applies.

      2. 2.Exception for premises in which only employer's relatives or outworkers work.

      3. 3.Exception for premises where only 21 man-hours weekly normally worked.

      4. Ss. 4‐16 rep. by SR 1993/37

      5. S. 17 rep. by SR 1993/19

      6. S. 18 rep. by SR 1997/387

      7. S. 19 rep. by SR 1999/305

      8. Ss.20‐22 rep. by SR 1979/284

      9. S. 23 rep. by SR 1992/535

      10. S. 24 rep. by SR 1982/429

      11. Ss. 25‐27 rep. by SR 1979/284

      12. Ss. 28‐41 rep. by SR 1986/351

    2. Special provisions with respect to buildings whereof parts are office, &c., premises and with respect to certain contiguous fuel storage premises

      1. 42.Provisions with respect to buildings in single ownership.

      2. 43.Provisions with respect to contiguous fuel storage premises in single ownership.

      3. S. 44 rep. by SR 1979/284

      4. 45.Power of authorities who enforce Act to grant exemptions from certain requirements thereof.

      5. S. 46 rep. by SR 1979/284

      6. S. 47 rep. by SR 1981/339

    3. Information

      1. 48.Notification of fact of employment of persons.

      2. Ss. 49,50 rep. by SR 1979/284

    4. Enforcement

      1. 51.Authorities who are to enforce Act.

      2. S. 52 rep. by SR 1986/351

      3. Ss. 53,54 rep. by SR 1979/284

      4. 55.Power of fire authority authorities to indemnify its inspectors.

      5. 56.Restriction of disclosure of information.

      6. 57.Annual reports to Ministry by district councils and fire authority.

      7. S. 58 rep. by 1969 c.13 (NI); SRO (NI) 1973/211;...

    5. Offences, penalties and legal proceedings

      1. 59.Offences.

      2. S. 60 rep. by SR 1986/351

      3. 61.Continuing offences.

      4. S. 62 rep. by SR 1979/284

      5. 63.Defence available to persons charged with offences.

      6. S. 64 rep. by SR 1979/284

      7. 65.Removal of documents posted in pursuance of Act or regulations under it.

      8. 66.Prosecution of offences.

      9. 67.Power of inspector to make a complaint under section 32.

      10. 68.Power of county court to modify agreements and apportion expenses.

    6. Miscellaneous

      1. 69.Amendment of section 121(1) of Factories Act, and provisions consequential thereon.

      2. 70.Amendment of section 123(1) of Factories Act, and provisions consequential thereon.

      3. S. 71 rep. by SR 1986/351

      4. 72.Exclusion of certain provisions of the Public Health Acts and the Factories Act.

      5. 73.Provision for securing exercise of local Act powers in conformity with this Act.

      6. S. 74 rep. by SR 1985/103

      7. 75.Regulations.

      8. 76.Expenses.

      9. 77.Application to the Crown.

      10. 78.Exclusion of application to visiting forces.

      11. 79.Exclusion of application to factories, to certain fish sale-rooms and to parts below ground of mines.

      12. 80.Exclusion of application to premises occupied for transitory purposes.

    7. Interpretation

      1. 81.Interpretation.

    8. Repeal, short title and commencement

      1. S. 82 rep. by SLR 1973

      2. 83.Short title and commencement.


    1. Schedule 1 rep. by SR 1979/284

    2. Schedule 2 rep. by SLR 1973

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