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Communications Bill
Schedule 19 — Repeals

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Short title and chapter

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 words “69(1),”.

 
  

In section 33(3)(a), the words “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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Extent of repeal

 
 

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 190.

  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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Schedule 19 — Repeals

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  6        The repeals of sections 26 and 27 of the 1990 Act have effect subject to section

199(2) of this Act.

(2) Instruments

 

Title and number

Extent of revocation

 
 

Planning (Northern Ireland)

Article 104(5).

 

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Order 1991 (S.I. 1991/1220

  
 

(N.I. 11))

  
 

Electricity (Northern Ireland)

In Schedule 4, in paragraph 1(1), the definitions

 
 

Order 1992 (S.I. 1992/231

of “public telecommunications operator” and

 
 

(N.I. 1))

of “telecommunication apparatus”,

 

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“telecommunication system” and “the

 
  

telecommunications code”.

 
 

Telecommunications (Single

The whole regulations.

 
 

Emergency Call Number)

  
 

Regulations 1992 (S.I. 1992/

  

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2875)

  
 

Roads (Northern Ireland) Order

In Article 2(2), the definitions of

 
 

1993 (S.I. 1993/3160 (N.I. 15))

“telecommunication apparatus”, “the

 
  

telecommunications code” and

 
  

“telecommunications code system”.

 

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Airports (Northern Ireland)

Article 12(7).

 
 

Order 1994 (S.I. 1994/426

  
 

(N.I. 1))

  
 

Street Works (Northern Ireland)

In Schedule 2, in paragraph 7(4), the definitions

 
 

Order 1995 (S.I. 1995/3210

of “telecommunication apparatus” and

 

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(N.I. 19))

“telecommunication system”.

 
 

Gas (Northern Ireland) Order

In Schedule 3, in paragraph 1, the definitions of

 
 

1996 (S.I. 1996/275 (N.I. 2))

“public telecommunications operator” and of

 
  

“telecommunication apparatus”,

 
  

“telecommunication system” and “the

 

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telecommunications code”.

 
 

Race Relations (Northern

Paragraphs 4 and 9 of Schedule 2.

 
 

Ireland) Order 1997

  
 

(S.I. 1997/869 (N.I. 6))

  
 

Telecommunications (Voice

The whole regulations.

 

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Telephony) Regulations 1997

  
 

(S.I. 1997/1886)

  
 

Telecommunications

The whole regulations.

 
 

(Interconnection) Regulations

  
 

1997 (S.I. 1997/2931)

  

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Telecommunications (Open

The whole regulations.

 
 

Network Provision and

  
 

Leased Lines) Regulations

  
 

1997 (S.I. 1997/2932)

  
 

 

Communications Bill
Schedule 19 — Repeals

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Title and number

Extent of revocation

 
 

Telecommunications (Open

The whole regulations.

 
 

Network Provision) (Voice

  
 

Telephony) Regulations 1998

  
 

(S.I. 1998/1580)

  

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Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Standard

  
 

Schedules) Regulations 1999

  
 

(S.I. 1999/2450)

  
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 

10

 

Modification) (Fixed Voice

  
 

Telephony and International

  
 

Facilities Operator Licences)

  
 

Regulations 1999 (S.I. 1999/

  
 

2451)

  

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Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Mobile Public

  
 

Telecommunications

  
 

Operators) Regulations 1999

  
 

(S.I. 1999/2452)

  

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Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (British

  
 

Telecommunications plc)

  
 

Regulations 1999 (S.I. 1999/

  
 

2453)

  

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Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Cable and 

  
 

Local Delivery Operator

  
 

Licences) Regulations 1999

  
 

(S.I. 1999/2454)

  

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Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Kingston

  
 

Communications (Hull) PLC)

  
 

Regulations 1999 (S.I. 1999/

  
 

2455)

  

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Telecommunications

The whole regulations.

 
 

(Interconnection) (Carrier

  
 

Pre-section) Regulations 1999

  
 

(S.I. 1999/3448)

  
 

Telecommunications

The whole regulations.

 

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(Interconnection) (Number

  
 

Portability, etc.) Regulations

  
 

1999 (S.I. 1999/3449)

  
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Satellite

  

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Operator Licences)

  
 

Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/

  
 

1711)

  
 

 

Communications Bill
Schedule 19 — Repeals

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Title and number

Extent of revocation

 
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Regional

  
 

Public Access Mobile Radio

  
 

Operator Licences)

  

5

 

Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/

  
 

1712)

  
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Amendment)

  
 

Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/

  

10

 

1713)

  
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Mobile Data

  
 

Operator Licences)

  
 

Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/

  

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1714)

  
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modification) (Paging

  
 

Operator Licences)

  
 

Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/

  

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1715)

  
 

Telecommunications (Services

The whole regulations.

 
 

for Disabled Persons)

  
 

Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/

  
 

2410)

  

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Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 
 

Modifications) (Amendment

  
 

No. 2) Regulations 2000 (S.I.

  
 

2000/2998)

  
 

Telecommunications (Licence

The whole regulations.

 

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Modifications) (Amendment)

  
 

Regulations 2001 (S.I. 2001/

  
 

2495)

  
 

 

 
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