§ '.—(1) This section applies to information which has been obtained by an officer acting for the purposes of any of the agricultural wages legislation and which is held by a relevant authority.
§ (2) Information to which this section applies may, with the authorisation of the relevant authority, be supplied to the Secretary of State for use for any purpose relating to this Act.
§ (3) Information supplied under subsection (2) above may be supplied by the recipient to any government department or other body if—
- (a) arrangements made between the recipient and that department or body under section 13(1)(6) above are in force; and
- (b) the information is supplied for any purpose relating to this Act.
§ (4) Except as provided by subsection (3) above, information supplied under subsection (2) or (3) above—
- (a) shall not be supplied by the recipient to any other person or body unless it is supplied for the purposes of any civil or criminal proceedings relating to this Act; and
- (b) shall not be supplied in those circumstances without the authorisation of the relevant authority.
§ (5) This section does not limit the circumstances in which information may be supplied or used apart from this section.83
(6) In this section—
the agricultural wages legislation" means—
relevant authority" means—
§ Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.