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Communications Bill
Schedule 19 — Repeals

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Extent of repeal

 
 

Broadcasting Act 1990 (c. 42)—

In Schedule 19—

 
 

cont.—cont.—cont.—cont.

     (a)    in paragraph 8(c), the words “and

 
  

(where the expenses relate to the

 
  

Commission’s functions in connection with

 

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sound programmes) the Radio Authority”;

 
  

     (b)    in paragraph 11(4), the words “or the

 
  

Radio Authority” and “or, as the case may be,

 
  

the Authority”.

 
  

In Schedule 20—

 

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     (a)    paragraph 9;

 
  

     (b)    paragraph 24(c)(ii);

 
  

     (c)    paragraph 38;

 
  

     (d)    paragraph 54.

 
  

In Schedule 22—

 

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     (a)    paragraphs 1 to 3;

 
  

     (b)    in paragraph 4, the words “and 45”;

 
  

     (c)    paragraph 5.

 
 

New Roads and Street Works

In Schedule 4, in paragraph 7(4), the definitions

 
 

Act 1991 (c. 22)

of “telecommunication apparatus” and

 

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“telecommunication system”.

 
  

In Schedule 6, in paragraph 7(4), the definitions

 
  

of “telecommunication apparatus” and

 
  

“telecommunication system”.

 
 

Taxation of Chargeable Gains

In Schedule 10, paragraph 7.

 

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Act 1992 (c. 12)

  
 

Charities Act 1992 (c. 41)

In section 60(10), the definition of

 
  

“telecommunication apparatus”.

 
 

Competition and Service

Sections 1 to 10.

 
 

(Utilities) Act 1992 (c. 43)

Section 49.

 

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In Schedule 1, paragraphs 1, 2, 3(b) and 4.

 
 

Carriage of Goods by Sea Act

In section 5(1), the definition of

 
 

1992 (c. 50)

“telecommunication system” and the word

 
  

“and” immediately preceding it.

 
 

Tribunals and Inquiries Act

In Part 1 of Schedule 1, the entry at paragraph

 

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1992 (c. 53)

45 relating to wireless telegraphy.

 
 

Judicial Pensions and

Section 26(8)(a).

 
 

Retirement Act 1993 (c. 8)

In Schedule 5, the entry relating to the President

 
  

of the tribunal established under section 9 of

 
  

the Wireless Telegraphy Act 1949.

 

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In Schedule 6, paragraph 58.

 
  

In Schedule 7, paragraph 5(5)(xxxii).

 
 

Leasehold Reform, Housing

In Part 2 of Schedule 20, paragraph 19(1).

 
 

and Urban Development Act

  
 

1993 (c. 28)

  

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Cardiff Bay Barrage Act 1993

In Schedule 4, in paragraph 3(2), the words

 
 

(c. 42)

following paragraph (c).

 
  

In Schedule 7, paragraph 21(10).

 
 

 

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Local Government (Wales) Act

In Schedule 16, paragraph 72.

 
 

1994 (c.19)

  
 

Vehicle Excise and Registration

In Schedule 3, paragraph 3(a)(i).

 
 

Act 1994 (c. 22)

  

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Criminal Justice and Public

Section 92.

 
 

Order Act 1994 (c. 33)

  
 

Deregulation and Contracting

Section 8.

 
 

Out Act 1994 (c. 40)

In Schedule 4, paragraph 3(a).

 
 

Criminal Procedure

In Schedule 4, paragraph 48(2) and (3).

 

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(Consequential Provisions)

  
 

(Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 40)

  
 

Criminal Procedure (Scotland)

In Schedule 9, the entry relating to the Wireless

 
 

Act 1995 (c. 46)

Telegraphy Act 1949.

 
 

Arbitration Act 1996 (c. 23)

In Schedule 3, paragraph 7.

 

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Broadcasting Act 1996 (c. 55)

Section 1(1A) to (3).

 
  

Section 2(1), (6) and (7).

 
  

Section 5(7)(a).

 
  

Section 6.

 
  

In section 11(5), the words from “not exceeding”

 

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onwards.

 
  

Section 12(7).

 
  

In section 16(6), the words “before the relevant

 
  

date”.

 
  

Section 18(5) and (6).

 

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Section 19(2) and (4) to (10).

 
  

Sections 20 to 22.

 
  

Section 25(5) and (6).

 
  

Section 28.

 
  

In section 29(2), the word “59,”.

 

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Sections 30 and 31.

 
  

In section 33(3)(c), the words “or II”.

 
  

Section 34.

 
  

Section 38.

 
  

In section 39(1), the definitions of “the

 

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Commission” and “qualifying teletext

 
  

service”.

 
  

In section 40(4), the words “provided on a

 
  

frequency or frequencies assigned to the

 
  

Authority under section 45(1)”.

 

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Section 44(7)(a).

 
  

Section 45.

 
  

In section 46(1), paragraph (e).

 
  

Section 47(4).

 
  

Section 54(7).

 

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In section 58—

 
  

     (a)    subsection (5);

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (6), the words “before the

 
  

relevant date”.

 
  

In section 60, subsections (7) to (10).

 

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In section 61, subsections (3) and (4).

 
  

Section 68.

 
 

 

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Broadcasting Act 1996 (c. 55)—

Section 71.

 
 

cont.

In section 72(1), the definition of “the

 
  

Authority”.

 
  

Sections 74 and 75.

 

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Sections 78 and 79.

 
  

Section 80(2).

 
  

Sections 82 to 84.

 
  

Section 86(3).

 
  

Sections 87 to 90.

 

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Section 91.

 
  

Section 93.

 
  

In section 95, subsections (3) to (7).

 
  

In section 97(3)(b), the words “by the

 
  

Commission” and “by them”.

 

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In section 104(4)(d), the words “by the

 
  

Commission” and “by them”.

 
  

In section 105(1), the definitions of “the

 
  

Commission” and “live”.

 
  

Section 106.

 

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In section 107—

 
  

     (a)    subsection (2);

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (4)(a), the words “or

 
  

regulatory”.

 
  

Sections 108 and 109.

 

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In section 110—

 
  

     (a)    subsection (2);

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (3), the words from “; and

 
  

in exercising” onwards;

 
  

     (c)    in subsection (4), the definition of “a

 

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standards complaint” and the word “and”

 
  

immediately preceding it.

 
  

Sections 112 and 113.

 
  

In section 114—

 
  

     (a)    in subsection (1), the words “or a

 

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standards complaint”;

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (2), the words “or a

 
  

standards complaint” and in paragraph (b)

 
  

the words “, in the case of a fairness

 
  

complaint,”.

 

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In section 115—

 
  

     (a)    in subsection (2), paragraph (c);

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (3), paragraph (b) and the

 
  

word “and” immediately preceding it.

 
  

Section 116.

 

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In section 118, the words “or a standards

 
  

complaint”.

 
 

 

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Broadcasting Act 1996 (c. 55)—

In section 119—

 
 

cont.—cont.

     (a)    in subsection (3), paragraph (c);

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (8), the words “or

 
  

standards complaint” and in paragraph (c)

 

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the words “, a regulatory body”;

 
  

     (c)    in subsection (9), the words “or

 
  

standards complaint” and “, 113(1)”;

 
  

     (d)    subsection (12).

 
  

In section 120(1), the words “or a standards

 

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complaint”.

 
  

Sections 122 to 129.

 
  

In section 130—

 
  

     (a)    in subsection (1), in the definition of

 
  

“licensed service”, the words from “, subject

 

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to” to “125(6),”;

 
  

     (b)    the definitions in that subsection of “the

 
  

appropriate regulatory body”, “the BSC”,

 
  

“financial year”, “local delivery service”,

 
  

“regulatory body”, “sexual conduct” and

 

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“standards complaint”;

 
  

     (c)    in subsection (2), paragraph (b) and the

 
  

word “and” immediately preceding it.

 
  

Section 142.

 
  

Section 143(3) and (4).

 

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Section 144(5).

 
  

In section 145(8), the definition of “the relevant

 
  

authority”.

 
  

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 1(2)(d) to (f), 4, 5, 6(3),

 
  

10 and 11.

 

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Schedule 3.

 
  

Schedule 4.

 
  

In Schedule 8, paragraph 4.

 
  

In Schedule 10, paragraphs 1, 3 to 6, 8, 11 to 14,

 
  

16, 18 to 20, 22 to 25, 26(a)(ii) and (b) and

 

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27(a).

 
 

Channel Tunnel Rail Link Act

In Part 4 of Schedule 15, in paragraph 1(2), the

 
 

1996 (c. 61)

definitions of “telecommunications code”,

 
  

“telecommunications operator” and

 
  

“operator”, “telecommunication apparatus”,

 

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“telecommunications code system” and

 
  

“telecommunication system”.

 
 

Telecommunications (Fraud)

The whole Act.

 
 

Act 1997 (c. 4)

  
 

Planning (Consequential

In Schedule 2, paragraph 37.

 

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Provisions) (Scotland) Act

  
 

1997 (c. 11)

  
 

Wireless Telegraphy Act 1998

In section 1(1), the words “other than a

 
 

(c. 6)

television licence as defined in section 1(7) of

 
  

that Act”.

 

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Extent of repeal

 
 

Wireless Telegraphy Act 1998

In section 1(3)—

 
 

(c. 6)—cont.

     (a)    paragraph (a);

 
  

     (b)    in paragraph (b) the words from “or

 
  

provide” to “the Secretary of State”;

 

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     (c)    paragraph (d) and the word “and”

 
  

immediately preceding it.

 
  

In section 3—

 
  

     (a)    in subsection (1), the words “or

 
  

determined by him under” and paragraph (a)

 

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and the word “and” immediately after it;

 
  

     (b)    subsection (2);

 
  

     (c)    in subsection (3), paragraph (h) and the

 
  

word “and” immediately preceding it.

 
  

Section 5.

 

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Schedule 1.

 
 

Petroleum Act 1998 (c. 17)

In Schedule 4—

 
  

     (a)    in paragraph 2(3), the words “section 6

 
  

(wireless telegraphy) and”;

 
  

     (b)    paragraph 19.

 

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Competition Act 1998 (c. 41)

In Schedule 1, paragraph 3.

 
  

In Schedule 7—

 
  

     (a)    paragraph 2(1)(d)(iii);

 
  

     (b)    in paragraph 19A(9), in the definition of

 
  

“merger reference group”, the words “section

 

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59 of the Fair Trading Act 1973 (c. 41),” and in

 
  

the definition of “special reference group”

 
  

paragraphs (b) and (f) and the word “or” at

 
  

the end of paragraph (m).

 
  

In Schedule 7A, in paragraph 1, in the definition

 

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of “merger investigation”, the words “section

 
  

59 of the Fair Trading Act 1973 (c. 41),”.

 
  

In Schedule 10—

 
  

     (a)    paragraph 2(1) to (6), (8) and (9);

 
  

     (b)    paragraph 9(2) to (4) and (6).

 

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In Schedule 12, paragraph 14(3).

 
  

In Schedule 13, paragraph 35(2)(a).

 
 

Regional Development

In Schedule 6, paragraph 16(1).

 
 

Agencies Act 1998 (c. 45)

  
 

Access to Justice Act 1999 (c. 22)

In Schedule 4, paragraph 26.

 

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Electronic Communications Act

Sections 11 and 12.

 
 

2000 (c. 7)

  
 

Regulation of Investigatory

Section 18(12)(e).

 
 

Powers Act 2000 (c. 23)

In Schedule 4, paragraph 3.

 
 

Postal Services Act 2000 (c. 26)

In Schedule 7, paragraph 3(2)(g).

 

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Freedom of Information Act

In Part 6 of Schedule 1, the entries relating to—

 
 

2000 (c. 36)

     (a)    the Broadcasting Standards

 
  

Commission;

 
  

     (b)    the Independent Television

 

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Commission;

 
  

     (c)    the Radio Authority;

 
  

     (d)    the Scottish Advisory Committee on

 
  

Telecommunications;

 
  

     (e)    the Welsh Advisory Committee on

 

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Telecommunications.

 
  

In Part 7 of Schedule 1, the entry relating to the

 
  

Northern Ireland Advisory Committee on

 
  

Telecommunications.

 
 

Countryside and Rights of Way

In section 45(1), the definitions of

 

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Act 2000 (c. 37)

“telecommunications code” and

 
  

“telecommunications code system”.

 
 

Transport Act 2000 (c. 38)

In Schedule 8, paragraph 14(2).

 
  

In Schedule 9, paragraph 3(2)(e).

 
 

Political Parties, Elections and

Section 11(1) and (2).

 

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Referendums Act 2000 (c. 41)

In Schedule 12, in paragraph 4, sub-paragraphs

 
  

(1) to (5) and in sub-paragraph (7) the

 
  

definitions of “the 1990 Act”, “licence”,

 
  

“licensed” and “the licensing body”.

 
  

In Schedule 21, paragraph 8.

 

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Criminal Justice and Police Act

In the table in section 1(1), the entry relating to

 
 

2001 (c. 16)

section 43(1)(b) of the Telecommunications

 
  

Act 1984.

 
 

Anti-terrorism, Crime and

In Schedule 4, paragraph 29.

 
 

Security Act 2001 (c. 24)

  

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Office of Communications Act

Section 2.

 
 

2002 (c. 11)

Sections 4 to 6.

 
  

In the Schedule, paragraphs 1(4), 8(5), 17(8) and

 
  

(9) and 20.

 
 

Tobacco Advertising and

Section 12(4).

 

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Promotion Act 2002 (c. 36)

  
 

Enterprise Act 2002 (c. 40)

In section 22(3)(a), the word “69(1),”.

 
  

In section 33(3)(a), the word “69(1),”.

 
  

In section 46(1)(a), the words “69(1),”.

 
  

In section 62(4), the words “section 69(1) or”.

 

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In section 67(1)(b), the words from “which” to

 
  

“or 33”.

 
  

In section 68(2)(c), the words from “which”,

 
  

where it occurs for the second time, to “or 33”.

 
  

Section 69.

 

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Enterprise Act 2002 (c. 40)—

In section 121—

 
 

cont.

     (a)    in subsection (1), the words “, Part V of

 
  

the Fair Trading Act 1973 (c. 41)”;

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (2), paragraph (b) and the

 

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word “or” at the end of the paragraph;

 
  

     (c)    in subsection (4)(c), sub-paragraph (i),

 
  

the word “and” at the end of the sub-

 
  

paragraph and, in sub-paragraph (ii), the

 
  

words “in any other case,”;

 

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     (d)    in subsection (8), the words “, Part V of

 
  

the Act of 1973”;

 
  

     (e)    subsection (10).

 
  

In section 136—

 
  

     (a)    in subsection (7), paragraph (a) and the

 

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word “and” immediately preceding

 
  

paragraph (g);

 
  

     (b)    in subsection (8), the words “the Director

 
  

of Telecommunications,”.

 
  

Section 168(3)(a), (4)(a) and (5)(d).

 

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In Schedule 9, paragraphs 1 and 16.

 
  

In Schedule 25, paragraphs 13(2) to (8), 24(2) to

 
  

(6), (8) and (9) and 34.

 
 

Income Tax (Earnings and

In section 320(7), paragraph (d).

 
 

Pensions) Act 2003 (c. 1)

  

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European Parliament

In section 12(4), in the definition of “programme

 
 

(Representation) Act 2003

services”, the words from “(including” to

 
 

(c. 7)

“local delivery services”.

 
 

Note

  1        These repeals, so far as they relate to appeals to the tribunal established

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under section 9 of the Wireless Telegraphy Act 1949 (c. 54), have effect in

relation only to appeals against decisions made after the coming into force

of section 189.

  2        The repeal of section 63 of the Telecommunications Act 1984 (c. 12) does not

affect the power of the Secretary of State or the Treasury to acquire or

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subscribe for securities of the successor company or of any subsidiary of the

successor company other than pursuant to an enactment.

  3        The repeals of sections 80 and 81 of the Telecommunications Act 1984 do not

apply in relation to apparatus seized before the coming into force of the

repeal.

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  4        The repeal of paragraph 20 of Schedule 5 to the Telecommunications Act

1984 shall be disregarded for the purposes of Schedule 18 to this Act.

  5        The repeals of sections 27A to 27L and in section 50 of the

Telecommunications Act 1984 and the repeal of sections 1 to 10 of the

Competition and Service Utilities Act 1992 do not have effect in relation to

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any dispute or other matter referred to the Director General of

Telecommunications before the coming into force of the repeals.

 

 

 
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