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Schedule 8 — Repeals

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          (2)                        For “justices’ chief executive”, in each place (including the section heading)

substitute “designated officer”.

          (3)                        In subsection (2), for “chief executive’s” substitute “designated officer’s”.

          (4)                        In subsection (6), for “section 60 of the Justices of the Peace Act 1997 (c. 25)”

substitute “section 38 of the Courts Act 2003”.

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  403               In section 67(5) (payment of seized money), for “justices’ chief executive”

substitute “designated officer”.

  404               In section 91 (Crown Court Rules) for “Crown Court Rules or (as the case

may be) Criminal Appeal Rules” substitute “Criminal Procedure Rules”.

Adoption and Children Act 2002 (c. 38)

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  405               In section 13(2) (requirement to provide information relating to adoption),

for “justices’ chief executive” substitute “designated officer”.

  406               In section 55(2) (interpretation of section 55(1)), for “petty sessions”

substitute “local justice”.

  407     (1)                        Amend section 141 (rules of procedure) as follows.

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          (2)                        In subsection (1), for “The Lord Chancellor may make rules” substitute

“Family Procedure Rules may make provision”.

          (3)                        Omit subsection (2).

  408               In section 144(1) (interpretation), for the definition of “rules” substitute—

                    ““rules” means Family Procedure Rules made by virtue of section

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141(1),”.

Schedule 8

Section 107

 

Repeals

 

Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Parochial Libraries Act 1708

In section 10, “for the commission area”.

 

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(c. 14)

  
 

Distress for Rent Act 1737 (c. 19)

In section 4, “of the same commission area”.

 
  

In section 16, “of the county, riding, division, or

 
  

place”.

 
 

Inclosure Act 1773 (c. 81)

In section 4, “under the hand and seal” and “of

 

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the commission area wherein such common

 
  

field lands shall lie”.

 
 

Burial Ground Act 1816 (c. 141)

In section 2, “for the commission area in which

 
  

such land is situated”.

 
 

Inclosure and Drainage (Rates)

In section 1, “acting for any commission area, in

 

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Act 1833 (c. 35)

petty sessions assembled”.

 
  

In section 2, “for the said (county, riding, or

 
  

division, as the case may be)”.

 
 

 

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Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Railway Regulation Act 1842

In section 17, “, in the like discretion of such

 
 

(c. 55)

justice, shall” and the words from “and every

 
  

such penalty” to the end.

 
 

Defence Act 1842 (c. 94)

In section 24, “of the county, riding, city, or

 

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place”.

 
 

Companies Clauses

In section 3, the words from “The word

 
 

Consolidation Act 1845 (c. 16)

“justice”” to “acting together in petty

 
  

sessions”.

 
 

Lands Clauses Consolidation

In section 3, the words from “The word

 

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Act 1845 (c. 18)

“justices”” to “acting together”.

 
 

Railway Clauses Consolidation

In section 3, the words from “The word

 
 

Act 1845 (c. 20)

“justice”” to “acting together:”.

 
  

In section 46, “in petty sessions”.

 
  

In section 59, “, and assembled in petty

 

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sessions,”.

 
 

Markets and Fairs Clauses Act

In section 3, the words from “The word

 
 

1847 (c. 14)

“justice”” to “acting together:”.

 
 

Harbours, Docks and Piers

In section 3, the words from “The word

 
 

Clauses Act 1847 (c. 27)

“justice”” to “acting together:”.

 

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Towns Improvement Clauses

In section 3, the words from “The word

 
 

Act 1847 (c. 34)

“justice”” to “acting together:”.

 
 

Cemeteries Clauses Act 1847

In section 3, the words from “The word

 
 

(c. 65)

“justice”” to “acting together:”.

 
 

Town Police Clauses Act 1847

In section 3, the words from “The word

 

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(c. 89)

“justice”” to “acting together:”.

 
 

Indictable Offences Act 1848

In section 13, “any county, riding, division,

 
 

(c. 42)

liberty, city, borough, or place in” (in both

 
  

places).

 
 

Defence Act 1860 (c. 112)

In section 47, the words from “The word

 

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“justices”” to “acting together:”.

 
 

Offences Against the Person Act

In section 44, “under their hands”.

 
 

1861 (c. 100)

In section 65, “under his hand and seal”.

 
 

Poaching Prevention Act 1862

In section 1, the words from “; and the words

 
 

(c. 114)

“justice” and “justices”” onwards.

 

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In section 2, “England and”.

 
  

In section 3, “in England in the same manner as

 
  

penalties under the Game Act 1831 and”.

 
 

Dockyard Ports Regulation Act

In section 2, the words from “The term “justice””

 
 

1865 (c. 125)

to “arises:”.

 

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Newspapers, Printers, and

In Schedule 2, in section 34 of the Unlawful

 
 

Reading Rooms Repeal Act

Societies Act 1799, “or sued” and “, or such

 
 

1869 (c. 24)

action shall be brought”, and sections 35 and

 
  

36 of the 1799 Act.

 
 

 

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Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Explosive Substances Act 1883

In section 6(1), “for the county, borough, or

 
 

(c. 3)

place in which the crime was committed or is

 
  

suspected to have been committed,” and “sit

 
  

at a petty sessional or occasional court-house,

 

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or police station in the said county, borough

 
  

or place, and”.

 
 

Municipal Corporations Act

In section 153(3), “for a commission area

 
 

1882 (c. 50)

consisting of or including the whole or part of

 
  

the county”.

 

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Sheriffs Act 1887 (c. 55)

In section 38, from “Any reference” onwards.

 
 

Maintenance Orders (Facilities

In section 3(4), “appointed for the same

 
 

for Enforcement) Act 1920

commission area”.

 
 

(c. 33)

  
 

Criminal Justice Act 1925 (c. 86)

In section 33(4), “, except in so far as such

 

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provision may be made by rules under

 
  

section 144 of the Magistrates’ Courts Act

 
  

1980”.

 
 

Children and Young Persons

Section 101.

 
 

Act 1933 (c. 12)

Schedule 2.

 

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Public Offices (Site) Act 1947

Section 7.

 
 

(c. 45)

  
 

National Assistance Act 1948

Section 65(c).

 
 

(c. 29)

  
 

Prevention of Damage by Pests

In section 15(1), “for the petty sessions area or

 

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Act 1949 (c. 55)

place in which the works are required to be

 
  

carried out or, as the case may be, in which

 
  

the food or container is for the time being

 
  

situated”.

 
 

National Parks and Access to

In section 68(3), “for the petty sessions area or

 

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the Countryside Act 1949

place within which the land to which the

 
 

(c. 97)

notice relates is situated”.

 
 

Maintenance Orders Act 1950

Section 25(1).

 
 

(c. 37)

In section 28(1), in the definition of “prescribed”,

 
  

“England or”, “by rules made under section

 

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fifteen of the Justices of the Peace Act 1949,

 
  

or” and “as the case may be,”.

 
 

Reserve and Auxiliary Forces

In Schedule 2, Part 2.

 
 

(Protection of Civil Interests)

  
 

Act 1951 (c. 65)

  

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Prison Act 1952 (c. 52)

In section 19(2), “or to visit any prisoner under

 
  

sentence of death”.

 
 

Maintenance Orders Act 1958

In section 21(1), the definition of “rules of

 
 

(c. 39)

court”.

 
 

 

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Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Manoeuvres Act 1958 (7 & 8

In section 3, in subsection (1) “sitting in petty

 
 

Eliz. 2 c. 7)

sessions in the petty sessions area within

 
  

which that highway or part of a highway is

 
  

situated” and in subsection (2) “being a

 

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highway or part within the jurisdiction of

 
  

those justices”.

 
 

Obscene Publications Act 1959

In section 3(1), “in the petty sessions area for

 
 

(c. 66)

which he acts,” and “in that area”.

 
 

Game Laws (Amendment) Act

In section 3(2), the words from “and in section

 

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1960 (c. 36)

one” onwards.

 
 

Caravan Sites and Control of

In section 7(1), “acting for the petty sessions area

 
 

Development Act 1960 (c. 62)

in which the land is situated”.

 
  

In section 8(2), “acting for the petty sessions area

 
  

in which the land to which the site licence

 

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relates is situated”.

 
  

In section 32(1)(c), “acting for the petty sessions

 
  

area in which the land is situated”.

 
 

Administration of Justice Act

In section 2(3), “Except in a case involving

 
 

1960 (c. 65)

sentence of death,”.

 

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Section 3.

 
 

Children and Young Persons

Section 17(1).

 
 

Act 1963 (c. 37)

Schedule 2.

 
 

Offices, Shops and Railway

In section 46(11), “acting for the petty sessions

 
 

Premises Act 1963 (c. 41)

area in which they are situate”.

 

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Administration of Justice Act

In section 26, “commissions of the peace,”.

 
 

1964 (c. 42)

  
 

Science and Technology Act

In Schedule 2, the entry relating to section 6 of

 
 

1965 (c. 4)

the Geological Survey Act 1845.

 
 

Compulsory Purchase Act 1965

Section 1(5).

 

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(c. 56)

  
 

Public Works Loans Act 1965

Section 2(1)(a)(v) and “and” before it.

 
 

(c. 63)

  
 

National Loans Act 1968 (c. 13)

In Schedule 4, in paragraph 1, in paragraph (a)

 
  

of the definition of “local authority”, sub-

 

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paragraph (v) and “and” before it.

 
 

Criminal Appeal Act 1968

In section 31A(2), at the end of paragraph (b)

 
 

(c. 19)

“and”.

 
  

Section 48.

 
  

Schedule 4.

 

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Courts-Martial (Appeals) Act

In section 36(1), at the end of paragraph (f)

 
 

1968 (c. 20)

“and”.

 
  

In section 36A(1), at the end of paragraph (a)

 
  

“and”.

 
  

Section 55.

 

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Schedule 2.

 
 

Children and Young Persons

In section 23A(2)(a), “for the petty sessions area

 
 

Act 1969 (c. 54)

in which he was arrested”.

 
 

 

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Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Courts Act 1971 (c. 23)

Sections 27 and 28.

 
  

Schedule 3.

 
  

In Schedule 8, paragraphs 17 and 49.

 
 

Attachment of Earnings Act

In section 25(1), the definition of “rules of court”

 

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1971 (c. 32)

and “and” before it.

 
 

Armed Forces Act 1971 (c. 33)

In Schedule 2, paragraph 1(8).

 
 

Fire Precautions Act 1971 (c. 40)

In section 43(1), in the definition of “the court”,

 
  

“acting for the petty sessions area in which

 
  

they are situated”.

 

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Immigration Act 1971 (c. 77)

In Schedule 3, in paragraph 6(3) “the Crown

 
  

Court or” and “commission area or” and in

 
  

paragraph 8(1) “area or”.

 
 

Maintenance Orders

In section 21(1), “in England and Wales or”, “by

 
 

(Reciprocal Enforcement) Act

rules made under section 144 of the

 

15

 

1972 (c. 18)

Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980 or”, and “as the

 
  

case may be,”.

 
  

In section 34A(4), omit “the clerk of”.

 
 

Civil Evidence Act 1972 (c. 30)

Section 2(8).

 
 

Administration of Justice Act

In section 5, “Paragraph 7 of”.

 

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1973 (c. 15)

In Schedule 1, paragraphs 7 to 7B and 10(1).

 
 

Juries Act 1974 (c. 23)

In section 10, “and for this purpose “the judge”

 
  

means any judge of the High Court or any

 
  

Circuit judge or Recorder”.

 
  

In Schedule 1, in Group B, “Justices’ chief

 

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executives,”.

 
 

Solicitors Act 1974 (c. 47)

Section 38(2) and (3).

 
 

Safety of Sports Grounds Act

In section 17(1), in the definition of “the court”,

 
 

1975 (c. 52)

“acting for the petty sessions area in which

 
  

they are situated”.

 

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Bail Act 1976 (c. 63)

In section 2, the definitions of “Crown Court

 
  

rules”, “magistrates’ courts rules” and

 
  

“Supreme Court rules”.

 
  

In section 5B(8), “for the petty sessions area in

 
  

which he was arrested”.

 

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In section 7(4)(a), “for the petty sessions area in

 
  

which he was arrested”.

 
  

In section 8(5)(b), “for the petty sessions area in

 
  

which he resides”.

 
 

Race Relations Act 1976 (c. 74)

In Schedule 1A, in Part 1, paragraph 45, and in

 

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Part 2, under the heading “Regulatory, audit

 
  

and inspection”, “Her Majesty’s Magistrates’

 
  

Courts Service Inspectorate”.

 
 

Administration of Justice Act

Section 22.

 
 

1977 (c. 38)

  

45

 

Domestic Proceedings and

In section 88(1), the definition of “rules”.

 
 

Magistrates’ Courts Act 1978

  
 

(c. 22)

  
 

 

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Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Domestic Proceedings and

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 2, 6 and 9.

 
 

Magistrates’ Courts Act 1978

  
 

(c. 22)—cont.

  
 

Judicature (Northern Ireland)

Section 48(4).

 

5

 

Act 1978 (c. 23)

In section 70(2)(a), the words “, or in the case of

 
  

the Official Solicitor a solicitor,”.

 
  

In section 73, in subsection (1), “Subject to

 
  

subsection (2)”, and subsection (2).

 
  

In Schedule 1, in paragraph 1(2) “Except in a

 

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case involving sentence of death,” and

 
  

paragraph 2.

 
  

In Schedule 3, the entry relating to the Official

 
  

Solicitor.

 
 

Protection of Children Act 1978

In section 4(1), “in the petty sessions area for

 

15

 

(c. 37)

which he acts”.

 
 

Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980

Section 1(2), (5) and (8).

 
 

(c. 43)

Section 3.

 
  

Section 3B.

 
  

In section 60(4), “the clerk of”.

 

20

  

Section 68.

 
  

Section 87(4).

 
  

Section 87A(2).

 
  

In section 97(1), “for any commission area” and

 
  

“for that commission area”.

 

25

  

In section 97A(1), “for any commission area”

 
  

and paragraph (c) and “and” before it.

 
  

In section 116, in subsection (1), “for any area to

 
  

which this section applies”, from “, if the

 
  

complaint” to “for that area,” and “for that

 

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area” (in the second place) and subsection (3).

 
  

In section 121, subsection (3) and, in subsection

 
  

(5), “, or sitting in an occasional court-house”.

 
  

Section 125B(3).

 
  

In section 125C, in subsection (1), “appointed

 

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by, or member of the staff of, his magistrates’

 
  

courts committee” and, in subsection (2), in

 
  

the definition of “a section 125A warrant”,

 
  

from “and” onwards.

 
  

Sections 137 and 138.

 

40

  

Section 141.

 
  

In section 144, in subsection (2) “the President of

 
  

the Family Division of the High Court, the

 
  

Senior District Judge (Chief Magistrate)” and

 
  

subsection (5).

 

45

  

In section 145, in subsection (1) paragraphs (aa),

 
  

(f) and (i) and subsection (4).

 
  

Sections 146 and 147.

 
  

Section 149.

 
  

In section 150(1), the definitions of “petty-

 

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sessional court-house”, “the register” and “the

 
  

rules”.

 
  

Section 153.

 
  

Schedule 6.

 
 

 

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Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980

In Schedule 7, paragraphs 5, 8, 101(a), 106, 107,

 
 

(c. 43)—cont.

113, 131 and 151.

 
 

Criminal Appeal (Northern

Section 48 and Schedule 3.

 
 

Ireland) Act 1980 (c. 47)

  

5

 

Zoo Licensing Act 1981 (c. 37)

In section 18(1), “acting for the petty sessions

 
  

area in which the zoo is situated”.

 
 

Supreme Court Act 1981 (c. 54)

Section 56A.

 
  

Section 76(4).

 
  

In section 92, in subsection (2), “except the office

 

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of Queen’s Coroner and Attorney and Master

 
  

of the Crown Office and Registrar of Criminal

 
  

Appeals” and subsections (2D) and (2E).

 
  

Section 130.

 
  

Sections 138, 138A and 138B.

 

15

  

In section 151(1), in the definition of

 
  

“prescribed”, paragraph (b) and “and” before

 
  

it.

 
  

In Schedule 5, paragraph 1 of the entry relating

 
  

to the Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal

 

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Enforcement) Act 1933, the entry relating to

 
  

the Criminal Justice Act 1948, and paragraph

 
  

2 of the entry relating to the Evidence

 
  

(Proceedings in Other Jurisdictions) Act 1975.

 
 

Acquisition of Land Act 1981

In Schedule 4, in paragraph 1, the entry relating

 

25

 

(c. 67)

to the Courts Act 1971 and paragraph 19.

 
 

County Courts Act 1984 (c. 28)

Sections 73 and 73A.

 
  

Section 99(4)(b).

 
  

Section 128.

 
  

In section 147(1), the definition of “fees orders”.

 

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In Schedule 2, paragraph 43.

 
 

Matrimonial and Family

Sections 40 and 41.

 
 

Proceedings Act 1984 (c. 42)

In Schedule 1, paragraph 13(b).

 
 

Building Act 1984 (c. 55)

In section 40(1), “acting for the petty sessions

 
  

area in which is situated land on which there

 

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has been carried out any work to which the

 
  

notice relates”.

 
  

In section 55(1), “acting for the petty sessions

 
  

area in which is situated land on which there

 
  

will be, or there has been, carried out any

 

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work to which the notice or certificate

 
  

relates”.

 
 

Cinemas Act 1985 (c. 13)

In Schedule 2, paragraph 12.

 
 

Prosecution of Offences Act

Section 20(5).

 
 

1985 (c. 23)

  

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Local Government Act 1985

Section 99.

 
 

(c. 51)

In Schedule 13, paragraph 13(i).

 
 

Administration of Justice Act

Section 54.

 
 

1985 (c. 61)

  
 

 

 
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