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|Local Authority Tenders Bill
This is the text of the Local Authority Tenders Bill, as presented to the House of Commons on 18 June 1997.
Local Authority Tenders Bill
B I L L
Amend the law in respect of non-commercial matters to which local authorities may have regard in awarding contracts; and for connected purposes.
BE IT ENACTED by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:-
|Local and other public authority contracts: restriction of duty to disregard non-commercial matters.|| 1. - (1) Section 17 of the Local Government Act 1988 (local and other public authority contracts: exclusion of non-commercial considerations) shall be amended as follows.|
| (2) In subsection (1), at the beginning, there shall be inserted the words "Subject to subsection (10) below,".|
| (3) After subsection (9) there shall be inserted the following subsections- |
|Short title and extent.|| 2. - (1) This Act may be cited as the Local Authority Tenders Act 1998.|
| (2) This Act does not extend to Northern Ireland.|
|© Parliamentary copyright 1997||Prepared 23 December 1997|