Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) (Amendment No. 2) Order 1986

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1986/2268

1986 No. 2268

REHABILITATION OF OFFENDERS

The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) (Amendment No. 2) Order 1986

18thDecember 1986

Whereas a draft of this Order has been approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament:

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred upon me by sections 4(4), 7(4) and 10(1) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974(a), I hereby make the following Order:—

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) (Amendment No. 2) Order 1986.

(2) This Order shall come into operation —

(a) for the purposes of Article 2(1), on 1st January 1987;

(b) for the purposes of Article 2(2), on such day as section 189 of, and Schedule 14 to, the Financial Services Act 1986(b) come into force.

2.—(1) The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975(c) shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in the Schedule to this Order.

(2) The following provisions of the said Order shall be omitted:—

(a) in Schedule 1, paragraphs 4 and 5 of Part III and the definitions of "dealer in securities" and "unit trust scheme" in Part IV;

(b) in Schedule 3, paragraph 10.

Douglas Hurd, One of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State.

Home Office.

18th December 1986.

(a) 1974 c.53.

(b) 1986 c.60.

(c) S.I. 1975/1023, amended by S.I. 1986/1249.

Article 2(1)

SCHEDULE

AMENDMENTS TO THE REHABILITATION OF OFFENDERS ACT 1974 (EXCEPTIONS) ORDER 1975

1. For paragraphs (1) and (2) of Article 2 there shall be substituted the following paragraphs:—

"2.—(1) In this Order, except where the context otherwise requires —

"the Act" means the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974;

"the Building Societies Commission" means the Building Societies Commission established by section 1 of the Building Societies Act 1986(a);

"relevant offence" means

(a) an offence involving fraud or other dishonesty; or

(b) an offence under legislation (whether or not of the United Kingdom) relating to building societies, companies (including insider dealing), industrial and provident societies, credit unions, friendly societies, insurance, banking or other financial services, insolvency, consumer credit or consumer protection;

the expressions "authorisation", "building society" and "officer" have the meanings respectively given to them by section 119(1) of the Building Societies Act 1986.

(2) Where, by virtue of this Order, the operation of any of the provisions of the Act is excluded in...

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