Credit Union and Co-operation with Overseas Regulators Act 2012


Savers for regulatory actions of Bank.

4.— (1) A regulatory action taken by the Bank under a provision being amended, repealed or revoked by this Act on or before the commencement of such amendment, repeal or revocation, continues to have effect according to its terms. The Bank may enforce such a regulatory action.

(2) Notwithstanding anything in the rules of a credit union, the board of directors may, by resolution passed during the transitional period, make such amendments of the rules of the credit union as may be consequential on the provisions of this Act.

(3) For the purposes of subsection (2), the transitional period is the period of one year from the commencement of this section.

(4) Notwithstanding anything in section 14(4) of the Principal Act, after the expiry of one year from the commencement of this section, the Bank shall not be required to register any amendment of a credit union’s rules unless such consequential amendments of the registered rules as are mentioned in subsection (2) either—

( a) have been made before the Bank receives the amendment; or

( b) are to be effected by the amendment.

(5) In subsection (1)“regulatory action” includes any direction, order, requirement, sanction, condition, appointment or request (however described) of a regulatory nature made, given or imposed by the Bank.