Citation, interpretation, commencement
(1)This Measure may be cited as the Church of
England (Pensions) Measure 2002 and this Measure may be cited
with the Church of England (Pensions) Measures 1961 to 1997 as
the Church of England (Pensions) Measures 1961 to 2002.
(2)This Measure shall come into force on such day
as the Archbishops of Canterbury and York may jointly appoint
and different days may be appointed for different provisions.
(3)This Measure shall extend to the whole of the
provinces of Canterbury and York except the Channel Islands, but
the provisions thereof may be applied to the Channel Islands as
defined in the Channel Islands (Church Legislation) Measures 1931
and 1957, or either of them, in accordance with those Measures.
(4)This Measure shall be construed as one with the
Clergy Pensions Measure 1961 (1961 No. 3).