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Proposals to remove fourteen legislative measures

The current position

6. This second consultation proposes the repeal of one Act and the revocation of twelve Regulations and an Order (with a related provision in the Factories Act 1961). HSE considers that these are now unnecessary because they are either completely redundant, have been overtaken by more up to date Regulations or have not fulfilled their expected benefits. Where appropriate guidance will be updated or further advice developed with industry, to provide details of what business needs to do to comply with the law.