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Schedule 6 — Convention on International Carriage by Rail



              (a)             is punishable with imprisonment, or

              (b)             is punishable on summary conviction with a fine exceeding the

statutory maximum or level 5 on the standard scale.

          (3)      Sub-paragraph (2) shall not apply to an offence created in reliance on section

2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 (c. 68).


          (4)      Sub-paragraph (2) shall also not apply to an offence created by way of or in

connection with a provision which—

              (a)             applies (with or without modification) a provision made in reliance

on an Act other than this Act,

              (b)             is similar to provision made in reliance on an Act other than this Act,



              (c)             is made partly in reliance on this Act and partly in reliance on

another Act.

Related legal proceedings

  7       (1)      Regulations may make provision designed to prevent double recovery.


          (2)      In particular, regulations may require or enable a court to—

              (a)             have regard to the result or possible result of other proceedings,

whether in the United Kingdom or elsewhere and whether actual or


              (b)             make an award wholly or partly conditional on the result of other



Enforcement of judgments

  8       (1)      Regulations may make provision about the enforcement of judgments.

          (2)      The regulations may, in particular, make provision about the application of

Part I of the Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Act 1933 (c. 13).


Special drawing rights

  9       (1)      Regulations may make provision for the conversion of special drawing

rights into sterling in connection with the application of the Convention or

the regulations to legal proceedings.

          (2)      Regulations may, in particular—


              (a)             make provision by reference to determinations of the International

Monetary Fund;

              (b)             require or enable a matter to be certified by or on behalf of the


              (c)             provide for the proof and treatment of a certificate under paragraph



              (d)             enable a fee to be charged for the issue of a certificate under

paragraph (b).


  10       This Schedule is without prejudice to the generality of—


              (a)             section 102(1), or

              (b)             section 2 of the European Communities Act 1972.



Railways and Transport Safety Bill
Schedule 7 — Repeals



Schedule 7

Section 115




Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal


British Transport Commission

Section 53.


Act 1949 (c. xxix)




House of Commons

In Part III of Schedule 1, the entry relating to the


Disqualification Act 1975

Rail Regulator.


(c. 24)


Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988

In section 76(2)(a), the words “of police”.


(c. 53)




Railways Act 1993 (c. 43)

Section 1.


In section 4(5)(c), the words “under this Part”.


In section 15(4A)—


the words “he or”, and


in paragraphs (a) and (b), the words “it




proposes to”.


In section 15C(3), in each place, the words “his




In section 21(5), the words “of his”.


In section 57B—




in subsection (3), the words “or his”, and


in subsection (4)(a), the words “his or”.


In section 74(8)—


the definition of “first relevant financial


year”, and




the word “or” immediately preceding it.


Sections 132 and 133.


In section 151(1), the definition of “the




Schedule 1.




Schedule 10.


Merchant Shipping Act 1995 (c.

Section 117.



Section 311.


Greater London Authority Act

Section 425(3).


1999 (c. 29)




Transport Act 2000 (c. 38)

Section 251(2).


In Schedule 18, paragraphs 7 to 10.


In Schedule 27, paragraph 45.


Anti-terrorism, Crime and

In Schedule 7, paragraph 25.


Security Act 2001 (c. 24)





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