225 Gambling Commission is Commission of Inquiry

(1)

Within the scope of its jurisdiction, and subject to this Act, the Gambling Commission (including any division) must be treated as if it were a Commission of Inquiry under the Commissions of Inquiry Act 1908.

(2)

Accordingly, the Commissions of Inquiry Act 1908 applies to the Gambling Commission.

(3)

The Gambling Commission has no power to—

(a)

acquire, hold, or alienate property; or

(b)

employ people.

(4)

Powers conferred on the Gambling Commission by this subpart are additional to powers conferred on the Gambling Commission by the application of the Commissions of Inquiry Act 1908.