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Consumer Protection Act, 2008 (Act No. 68 of 2008)

Schedule 2 : Transitional provisions

8. Continued application of repealed laws



1) Despite the repeal of the repealed laws, for a period of three years after the general effective date the Commission may exercise any power in terms of any such repealed law to investigate any breach of that law that occurred during the period of three years immediately before the general effective date.


2) In exercising authority under subitem (1), the Commission must conduct the investigation as if it were proceeding with a complaint in terms of this Act.