(1) Regulations under this Act are to be made by statutory instrument.
(2) Before making regulations under this Act, the Secretary of State must consult—
(a) the Commissioner, and
(b) such other persons as the Secretary of State considers appropriate.
(3) Subsection (2) does not apply to regulations made under—
(a) section 23;
(b) section 30;
(c) section 211;
(d) section 212;
(e) section 213;
(f) paragraph 15 of Schedule 2.
(4) Subsection (2) does not apply to regulations made under section 18 where the Secretary of State has made an urgency statement in respect of them.
(5) Regulations under this Act may—
(a) make different provision for different purposes;
(b) include consequential, supplementary, incidental, transitional, transitory or saving provision.
(6) Where regulations under this Act are subject to “the negative resolution procedure” the statutory instrument containing the regulations is subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.
(7) Where regulations under this Act are subject to “the affirmative resolution procedure” the regulations may not be made unless a draft of the statutory instrument containing them has been laid before Parliament and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.
(8) Where regulations under this Act are subject to “the made affirmative resolution procedure”—
(a) the statutory instrument containing the regulations must be laid before Parliament after being made, together with the urgency statement in respect of them, and
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