§ 26A. In the case of an application for authorisation under section 25 of this Act made by a society which is registered under the Friendly Societies Act 1974 within the meaning of that Act or is registered or deemed to be registered under the Friendly Societies Act (Northern Ireland) 1970 ("a registered society"), section 26(3)(b) of this Act shall have effect as if it referred only to any person who is a trustee, manager or member of the committee of the society.624
§ 26B. Where the other person mentioned in paragraph (c) of the definition of "connected person" in section 92(9) of this Act is a registered society that paragraph shall have effect with the substitution for the words from "member" onwards of the words "trustee, manager (A member of the committee of the society".
§ 26C. In relation to any such document as is mentioned in subsection (1) of section 161 of this Act which is required or authorised to be given to or served on a registered society —
- (a) subsection (3)(c) of that section shall have effect with the substitution for the words from "member" onwards of the words "`trustee, manager or member of the committee of the society"; and
- (b) subsection (4)(c) of that section shall have effect as if for the words from -member" onwards there were substituted the words "trustee, manager or member of the committee of the society, the office which is its registered office in accordance with its rules".'.
§ No. 225, in page 161, line 8, leave out 'and'.
No. 226, in page 161, line 10, after '1970', insert
'and Article 36(2) of the Industrial Assurance (Northern Ireland) Order 1979'.
No. 227, in page 161, line 10, leave out from 'dispute' to end of line 13 and insert
`to which there apply any rules such as are mentioned in section 45(2)(j) of this Act which have been made by the Registrar under paragraph 4 above or any corresponding rules made by a self-regulating company for friendly societies; but where those rules relate only to part of the matters in dispute—
No. 228, in page 161, line 25, after 'and', insert
`the Statutory Instruments Act 1946 shall apply to any such power as if the Chief Registrar of friendly societies were a Minister of the Crown.
(2)'. —[Mr. Howard.]