374. Welsh Ministers power to impose a levy.

The Welsh Ministers may impose a levy or levies1 for the purpose of meeting expenditure incurred, or to be incurred, in:

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    (1)     furthering any of the objectives2 of the Red Meat Industry (Wales) Measure 2010;

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    (2)     carrying out other functions3 relevant to the red meat industry; and

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    (3)     otherwise providing services relevant to the red meat industry4.

Levy paid by persons in respect of activities in the cattle sector5, the sheep sector6 or the pig sector7 may not be used for the purpose of meeting expenditure incurred, or to be incurred, specifically in relation to a different sector8.

The Welsh Ministers