Ninth Report Contents

Instruments relating to COVID-19

Changes to business practice and regulation

Competition Act 1998 (Coronavirus) (Public Policy Exclusions) (Revocations) Order 2021 (SI 2021/773)

2.This Order revokes the following four Orders which were made to suspend temporarily prohibitions of certain types of anti-competitive activity, as set out in Chapter 1 of the Competition Act 1998:

3.Two other Orders dealing with the groceries and dairy sectors have already been revoked.5

1 Competition Act 1998 (Health Services for Patients in England) (Coronavirus) (Public Policy Exclusion) Order 2020 (SI 2020/368).

2 Competition Act 1998 (Health Services for Patients in Wales) (Coronavirus) (Public Policy Exclusion) Order 2020 (SI 2020/435).

3 Competition Act 1998 (Solent Maritime Crossings) (Coronavirus) (Public Policy Exclusion) Order 2020 (SI 2020/370).

4 Competition Act 1998 (Groceries) (Public Policy Exclusion) Order 2020 (SI 2020/1568).

5 SI 2020/369 and SI 2020/481 were revoked by SI 2020/933.

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