§ (1) authorising either of the Ministers to require payments by such persons has he considers appropriate in respect—
- (a) of the balance not covered by fees of the cost of handling and evaluating applications for approval of pesticides under Part III of the 1985 Act;
- (b) of the collection of information under section 16(11) of that Act and the processing of information supplied under subsection; and
- (c) of monitoring the effect of the use of pesticides in the United Kingdom; and
(2) authorising the payment into the Consolidated Fund of any increase attributable to the provision of the Bill substituting a new section for section 18 of the 1985 Act in the sums falling to be paid into that Fund under section 23(3) of that Act; and in this Resolution—
the 1985 Act" means the Food and Environment Protection Act 1985;
fees" means fees paid by applicants for the approval of pesticides under Part III of the 1985 Act on making their applications, as a contribution to the cost of handling and evaluating them; and
the Ministers" and "pesticides" have the same meanings as in the 1985 Act.—[Mr. John M. Taylor.].