(1) In section 3 of the Retail Leases Act 2003 insert the following definition—
""essential safety measure" has the same meaning as in the Building Regulations 2018 or any subsequent corresponding regulations;
See section 30 of the Interpretation of Legislation Act 1984 .".
(2) In section 3 of the Retail Leases Act 2003 , in paragraph (a) of the definition of "outgoings", after "expenses" insert "(including the cost, or part of the cost, of repairs or maintenance work in respect of an essential safety measure or an installation referred to in section 41(2)(b)(ii))".