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Clause 5—(Penalties For Certain Offences)

Volume 531: debated on Wednesday 28 July 1954

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Lords Amendments agreed to: In page 5, line 8, leave out from "1928" to "for" in line 14.

In line 17, at end insert:

"and (b) for subsection (3) there shall be substituted the following subsection—
(3) Where a person convicted of an offence in respect of any such contravention as aforesaid or of an offence against regulations made under section two of this Act is registered in respect of premises under section nine of the Slaughterhouses Act, 1954, or is the holder of a licence granted under section thirty-three of the Public Health (Scotland) Act, 1897, the court may, where such registration or licence relates to premises where the offence was committed, in addition to any other penalty, cancel the registration or the licence, as the case may be."