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Environmental Better Regulation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 3: Regulations relating to protecting and improving the environment: consultation

Section 3(1) requires the Department, before making regulations relating to protecting and improving the environment, to consult certain regulators and such other persons as it considers appropriate. Subsection (2) has the effect that such consultation can be undertaken prior to the coming into operation of this section

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