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The Legislative Reform (Horserace Betting Levy) Order 2018

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation, commencement and interpretation

  3. 2.Abolition of the Horserace Betting Levy Board

  4. 3.Abolition of the Levy Appeal Tribunals

  5. 4.Restatement and amendment of the law regarding the horserace betting levy

  6. 5.Consequential amendments

  7. 6.Transfer schemes

  8. 7.Transitional and saving provision

  9. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      New Schedule 15A to the Gambling Act 2005

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      Consequential amendments

      1. PART 1 Primary legislation

        1. 1.Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967

        2. 2.Horserace Betting Levy Act 1969

        3. 3.Finance Act 1969

        4. 4.House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975

        5. 5.Horserace Betting Levy Act 1981

        6. 6.Tribunals and Inquiries Act 1992

        7. 7.Judicial Pensions and Retirement Act 1993

        8. 8.Freedom of Information Act 2000

        9. 9.Horserace Betting and Olympic Lottery Act 2004

        10. 10.(1) Section 15 (abolition of levy) is amended as follows....

        11. 11.(1) Section 16 (property of the Levy Board) is amended...

        12. 12.Omit section 17 (consequential amendments).

        13. 13.(1) Schedule 3 (transfer schemes) is amended as follows.

        14. 14.Omit Schedule 4 (abolition of the horserace betting levy system:...

        15. 15.Constitutional Reform Act 2005

        16. 16.Gambling Act 2005

        17. 17.In section 22 (duty to promote the licensing objectives)—

        18. 18.In section 23 (statement of principles for licensing and regulation),...

        19. 19.In section 69(2)(b) (application), after “Act” insert “, apart from...

        20. 20.In section 116 (review), after subsection (3) insert—

        21. 21.In section 120 (conditions for suspension or revocation), after subsection...

        22. 22.In Part 15 (inspection), at the beginning insert— Application of...

        23. 23.In section 342 (false information)— (a) in subsection (1), after...

        24. 24.In section 353 (interpretation), after subsection (4) insert—

        25. 25.Omit section 358(6) (transitional provision relating to repeal of Betting,...

        26. 26.(1) Schedule 6 (exchange of information: persons and bodies) is...

        27. 27.In Schedule 7 (relevant offences), omit paragraph 1(b).

        28. 28.Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Act 2014

      2. PART 2 Secondary legislation

        1. 29.Gambling Act 2005 (Commencement No. 6 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2006

        2. 30.Gambling Act 2005 (Horserace Betting Levy) Order 2007

        3. 31.Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 (Audit of Public Bodies) Order 2012

        4. 32.Horserace Betting Levy Regulations 2017

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      Transfer schemes

      1. 1.Transfer schemes

      2. 2.Supplementary

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      Transitional and saving provision

      1. 1.Interpretation

      2. 2.Horserace Betting Levy Board: general

      3. 3.Horserace Betting Levy Board: power to recover amounts due

      4. 4.Horserace Betting Levy Board: notice to review operating licence

      5. 5.Horserace Betting Levy Board: accounts and report

      6. 6.The levy appeal tribunals: general

      7. 7.Appeals referred to levy appeal tribunals before the effective date

      8. 8.Chairman of levy appeal tribunals

  10. Explanatory Note

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