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Legal Complaints and Regulation Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 46: Consultation requirements for Solicitors Complaints Committee rules

Section 46 requires the Solicitors Complaints Committee to publish a draft of any rules it proposes to make, to take account of any representations made to it, to consult with the Legal Services Oversight Commissioner before making rules, and to publish any rules. The Committee may make a reasonable charge for supplying persons with a copy of draft rules or published rules.

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