545. Conservation of biodiversity in England.

(ii)     Conservation of Biodiversity in England

545.     Conservation of biodiversity in England.

The following provisions apply where:

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    (1)     Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs are exercising their functions;

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    (2)     any other public authority is exercising its functions in relation to England1.

The public authority2 must, in exercising its functions, have regard, so far as is consistent with the proper exercise of those functions, to the purpose of conserving biodiversity3. The Secretary of State4, as respects England, must publish a list of the living organisms and types of habitat which in