New Clause 16 - Power for Gas and Electricity Markets Authority to act on behalf of Northern Ireland authority in connection with scheme under section [Renewable heat incentives in Northern Ireland]

Energy Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee am 12:00 pm ar 21 Mehefin 2011.

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‘(1) GEMA and a Northern Ireland authority may enter into arrangements for GEMA to act on behalf of the Northern Ireland authority for, or in connection with, the carrying out of any functions that may be conferred on the Northern Ireland authority under, or for the purposes of, any scheme that may be established, under section [Renewable heat incentives in Northern Ireland].

(2) In this section—

“GEMA” means the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority;

“Northern Ireland authority” means—

(a) the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment, or

(b) the Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation.’.—(Gregory Barker.)

Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.