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The Scotch Whisky(Northern Ireland) Order 1988

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Forfeiture of non-Scotch whisky produced in Scotland

4.—(1) Where there is or has been any contravention of section 1(1) of the Scotch Whisky Act 1988(1) (prohibition of production in Scotland of whisky other than Scotch whisky), the spirits in question shall be liable to forfeiture.

(2) Sections 139, 141, 161 and 163 of, and Schedule 3 to, the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979(2) (spirits liable to forfeiture) shall apply as if any reference to forfeiture under the customs and excise Acts included a reference to forfeiture under this Order.

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