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Energy Act 2008

Section 61: Restriction on prosecutions under this Chapter

292.This section sets out how prosecutions generated by an offence under this Chapter are to be initiated. This includes proceedings that may be instigated for any new offences created by regulations under section 54. Proceedings may be instituted by the Secretary of State, or in England and Wales the Director of Public Prosecutions, or in Northern Ireland the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland.

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