43 Interpretation
43 Interpretation
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

(1)     This section applies for the purposes of section 42.

(2)     “Chief officer” means—

(a)     in relation to an appointment under a relevant Act, the chief officer of police for the police force to which the appointment relates;

(b)     in relation to any other appointment, the person under whose direction and control the body of constables or other persons to which the appointment relates is;

(c)     in relation to a constable or other person under the direction and control of a chief officer of police, that chief officer of police;

(d)     in relation to any other constable or any other person, the person under whose direction and control the constable or other person is.

(3)     “Responsible authority” means—