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Product Liability (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2001

Section 2: Power to modify enactments in consequence of modification of product liability Directive.

Section 2 substitutes an existing power of the Secretary of State to modify enactments in consequence of modification of the product liability Directive with the appropriate Northern Ireland Department.  This will permit any future changes to the original Directive to be effected by the more straightforward process of secondary legislation.

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