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Mines Act (Northern Ireland) 1969

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F1145Division of mines.N.I.

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F2146Provisions as to references upon notices served by the Ministry.N.I.

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S.147 rep. by SLR 1976

F3148Parliamentary control of orders, rules and regulations.N.I.

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F4149Mode of service of notices under this Act.N.I.

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150Provisions as to exemptions, &c.N.I.

(1)Any power conferred by this Act or regulations [F5 or health and safety regulations which expressly apply to all mines, any class of mine or a particular mine] on[F6 the Executive] or an inspector to grant, give or impose an exemption, consent, approval, authority, direction, requirement, prohibition or restriction or to make a determination shall be construed as including a power exercisable in the like manner and subject to the like conditions, if any, to vary or revoke the exemption, consent, approval, authority, direction, requirement, prohibition, restriction or determination.

(2)Any exemption, consent, approval or authority granted or given under this Act or regulations [F5 or such health and safety regulations] by[F6 the Executive], or by an inspector exercising any function conferred on him under section 120(3), may (subject to any express provision of this Act or regulations [F5 or such health and safety regulations]) be without limit of period or limited so as to expire on a specified date unless renewed, and may be absolute or conditional.

F5SR 1980/333

F6SR 1999/150

151Articles certified or approved in Great Britain.N.I.

An article of a type for the time being certified or approved by the Minister of PowerF7 for the purposes of the Mines and Quarries Act 1954 M1 or regulations made thereunder shall be treated as certified or approved by[F8 the Executive] for the purposes of this Act or, as the case may be, regulations, unless[F8 the Executive], by notice published in the Belfast Gazette and otherwise brought to the notice of persons concerned in such manner as[F8 the Executive] thinks fit, directs that it shall not be so treated.

F7Now S of S, SI 1969/1498; 1970/1537; 1974/692

F8SR 1999/150

Marginal Citations

S.152 rep. by SR 1980/333

S.153 rep. by SLR 1976

S.154 rep. by SR 1980/333

155Application to the Crown.N.I.

This Act shall be binding on the Crown to the full extent authorised or permitted by the constitutional laws of Northern Ireland.

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