1 Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as the Legal Advice and Assistance at Police Stations (Remuneration) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 and shall come into force on 1st September 1999

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 September 1999: see above.

2 Interpretation

2Interpretation

In these Regulations, “the 1989 Regulations” means the Legal Advice and Assistance at Police Stations (Remuneration) Regulations 1989, and a Regulation referred to by number alone means the Regulation so numbered in those Regulations.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 September 1999: see reg 1.

3 Amendments to the 1989 Regulations

3Amendments to the 1989 Regulations

In Regulation 2,

(a)    after the definition of “contract” the following shall be inserted:

““customs office” has the meaning assigned to it by article 2(1) of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Application to Customs and Excise) Order 1985;

“customs officer” means officer as defined in article 2(1) of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Application to Customs and Excise) Order 1985;”

(b)    in the definition of “volunteer”:

(i)    the words “or a customs office” shall be inserted after “police station” each time it appears; and

(ii)    the words “or customs officer” shall be inserted after “constable” each time it appears.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 September 1999: see reg 1.

Signature

Signed by authority of the Lord Chancellor

Keith Vaz

Parliamentary Secretary,

Lord Chancellor's Department

Dated 14th July 1999

We consent,

Jane Kennedy

Chris Bells

Two of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury

Dated 20th July 1999

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Regulations)

These Regulations amend the Legal Advice and Assistance at Police Stations (Remuneration) Regulations 1989 so as to extend those Regulations to advice and assistance given to persons in connection with investigations by HM Customs and Excise.