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Notices of Amendments: 30th April 2008                  



Counter-Terrorism Bill, continued


“recipient”, in relation to a service, means any person who, for


professional ends or otherwise, uses an information society service,


in particular for the purposes of seeking information or making it




“service provider” means a person providing an information society





For the purposes of this Schedule whether a service provider is


established in the United Kingdom, or in some other EEA state,


shall be determined in accordance with the following provisions—



a service provider is established in the United Kingdom, or


in a particular EEA state, if the service provider—



effectively pursues an economic activity using a


fixed establishment in the United Kingdom, or that


EEA state, for an indefinite period, and



is a national of an EEA state or a company or firm


mentioned in Article 48 of the EEC Treaty;



the presence or use in a particular place of equipment or


other technical means of providing an information society


service does not, of itself, constitute the establishment of a


service provider;



where it cannot be determined from which of a number of


establishments a given information society service is


provided, that service is to be regarded as provided from


the establishment at the centre of the service provider’s


activities relating to that service.”.’.


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