Commentary

(2) Territorial scope and application

Division CI Working Time
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(2) Territorial scope and application

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(2)     Territorial scope and application

The WTR are stated to extend to Great Britain only (by SI 1998/1833 reg 1(2)). Their application overseas is discussed at para [32] below. They apply to all workers, save those in excluded sectors specified in reg 18 (for whom alternative legal provisions have been or are to be made), and by extension apply to agency workers, crown servants (including members of the armed forces), the staff of both Houses of Parliament, and police officers (regs 36–41). As noted at para [24] above, they apply to workers whose employer

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