Amendment of the principal Regulations

5.  In paragraph 8 of Schedule 1 to the principal Regulations–

(a)for sub-paragraph (a) there shall be substituted–

(a)as amounts paid or payable to the authority or to an old authority in respect of non-domestic rates for–

(i)a preceding year commencing after 31st March 1993 and ending before 1st April 1999; or

(ii)the period beginning with 1st April 1999 and ending with 30th June 1999;

were taken into account by the authority in question in a previous calculation made under paragraph 11(5) of Schedule 12 to the Act;; and

(b)in sub-paragraph (c), after the words “in this paragraph” there shall be inserted the words “or in paragraph 8A”.