' .—(1) A tribunal may give such directions as it thinks fit for the payment of costs or expenses by any party to the appeal.
(2) On an appeal under section (Rights of appeal) (2) the building society in relation to which the determination was made, or upon which the requirement was imposed, shall be entitled to be heard.
(3) The Treasury may, after consultation with the Council on Tribunals, make regulations with respect to appeals under section (Rights of appeal); and those regulations may in particular make provision—
(4) A person who, having been required in accordance with regulations under this section to attend and give evidence, fails without reasonable excuse to attend or give evidence shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.
(5) A person who intentionally alters, suppresses, conceals, destroys or refuses to produce any document which he has been required to produce in accordance with regulations under this section, or which he is liable to be so required to produce, shall be liable—
(6) The power to make regulations under this section is exercisable by statutory instrument which shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.'.— [Mr. Ian Stewart.]
Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.