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Corresponding provisions for Northern Ireland.     82. An Order in Council under paragraph 1(1)(b) of Schedule 1 to the Northern Ireland Act 1974 (legislation for Northern Ireland in the interim period) which contains a statement that it is made only for purposes corresponding to those of this Act-
 
 
    (a) shall not be subject to paragraph 1(4) and (5) of that Schedule (affirmative resolution of both Houses of Parliament), but
 
    (b) shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.
Repeals.     83. The enactments specified in Schedule 13 (which include certain enactments no longer of practical utility) are hereby repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.
 
Commencement.     84. - (1) Subject to the provisions of this section, the provisions of this Act shall not come into force until such day as the Secretary of State may by order appoint.
 
      (2) The following provisions shall not come into force until such day as the Lord Chancellor may by order appoint-
 
 
    (a) sections 20, 22 and 23;
 
    (b) section 79(1) so far as relating to paragraphs 1 to 4 and 64 to 66 of Schedule 12;
 
    (c) section 80(3) and (4); and
 
    (d) section 83 so far as relating to the entries in Part II of Schedule 13 in respect of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984 and sections 9(8) and 16 of the Family Law Act 1996.
      (3) The following provisions shall not come into force until such day as the Treasury may by order appoint-
 
 
    (a) sections 70 to 73;
 
    (b) section 79(1) so far as relating to paragraphs 74, 76 to 78 and 84 to 86 of Schedule 12; and
 
    (c) section 83 so far as relating to Parts VI and VII of Schedule 13.
      (4) The following provisions come into force on the day on which this Act is passed-
 
 
    (a) sections 57, 58, 60, 65 and 68;
 
    (b) section 67 so far as relating to Part V of Schedule 8;
 
    (c) section 69;
 
    (d) sections 74 to 78;
 
    (e) section 79(1) so far as relating to paragraphs 13, 79 to 83 and 87 of Schedule 12;
 
    (f) section 79(2) to (4);
 
    (g) section 80(1), (2), (6) and (7); and
 
    (h) sections 81 and 82, this section and sections 85 and 86.
      (5) The following provisions come into force on the day on which this Act is passed, but for the purpose only of the exercise of any power to make regulations-
 
 
    (a) Parts II to V;
 
    (b) sections 59 and 61; and
 
    (c) section 67 so far as relating to paragraph 23 of Schedule 8.
      (6) Without prejudice to section 78, an order under this section may appoint different days for different purposes or different areas.
 
Extent.     85. - (1) The following provisions extend to England and Wales only-
 
 
    (a) section 16;
 
    (b) paragraph 2 of Schedule 2, and section 19 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (c) sections 20, 22 and 23 and Schedules 3 and 4;
 
    (d) paragraphs 1 to 4, 64 to 66 and 70 to 72 of Schedule 12, and section 79(1) so far as relating thereto; and
 
    (e) section 80(3) and (4).
      (2) The following provisions extend to Scotland only-
 
 
    (a) sections 14 and 17;
 
    (b) paragraph 1 of Schedule 2, and section 19 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (c) section 21;
 
    (d) paragraphs 5 to 12 and 67 to 69 of Schedule 12, and section 79(1) so far as relating thereto; and
 
    (e) section 80(5).
      (3) The following provisions extend to England and Wales and Scotland only-
 
 
    (a) Part II;
 
    (b) sections 10 to 13, 15 and 18;
 
    (c) Schedule 2 (except for paragraphs 1, 2, 3(1), 7(2) and 16), and section 19 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (d) sections 24, 25 and 27;
 
    (e) Part V except sections 43 to 45;
 
    (f) Chapter I of Part VI (except paragraph 1 of Schedule 8, and section 67 so far as relating thereto);
 
    (g) sections 70, (Earnings of workers supplied by service companies etc) and 72 and Schedule 9;
 
    (h) section 74;
 
    (i) paragraphs 1 to 8, 20 to 23, 32(b), 33, 35 and 37 of Schedule 11, and section 76 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (j) paragraphs 14 to 63, 66(17), 76 to 80, 82, 83 and 87 of Schedule 12, and section 79(1) so far as relating thereto; and
 
    (k) section 79(2) to (4).
      (4) The following provisions extend to England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland-
 
 
    (a) paragraphs 3(1) and 16 of Schedule 2, and section 19 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (b) sections 43 to 45;
 
    (c) paragraph 1 of Schedule 8, and section 67 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (d) section 75;
 
    (e) paragraphs 29 to 31 and 32(a) of Schedule 11, and section 76 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (f) sections 77 and 78;
 
    (g) paragraphs 13, 73 to 75 and 81 of Schedule 12, and section 79(1) so far as relating thereto;
 
    (h) sections 80(1), (2), (6) and (7) and 81; and
 
    (i) section 84, this section and section 86.
      (5) The following provisions extend to Northern Ireland only-
 
 
    (a) paragraph 7(2) of Schedule 2, and section 19 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (b) sections 71, (Earnings of workers supplied by service companies etc: Northern Ireland) and 73 and Schedule 10;
 
    (c) paragraphs 9 to 19, 24 to 28, 34, 36 and 38 of Schedule 11, and section 76 so far as relating thereto;
 
    (d) paragraphs 84 to 86 of Schedule 12, and section 79(1) so far as relating thereto; and
 
    (e) section 82.
      (6) Nothing in the preceding provisions of this section applies to any repeal made by this Act; and the extent of any such repeal is the same as that of the enactment repealed.
 
Short title, general interpretation and Scottish devolution.     86. - (1) This Act may be cited as the Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999.
 
      (2) In this Act-
 
 
    "the Administration Act" means the Social Security Administration Act 1992;
 
    "the Contributions and Benefits Act" means the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992.
      (3) In this Act, except sections 79(2) and (3), 80(1) and (6) and 84, and in any Act amended by this Act, references to the coming into force of any provision of this Act are to its coming into force otherwise than for the purpose of authorising the making of regulations.
 
      (4) For the purposes of the Scotland Act 1998, the following provisions shall be taken to be pre-commencement enactments within the meaning of that Act-
 
 
    (a) paragraphs 8(3) and (4) and 10 of Schedule 12; and
 
    (b) so far as relating to those provisions, sections 78, 79(1) and 84(1) and (5).
 
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