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18Minor and consequential amendmentsE+W+S+NI

The schedule to this Act, which contains minor amendments and amendments consequential on this Act, has effect.


Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C1S. 18 extended (E.W.N.I.) in part (8.11.2006) by Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006 (c. 38), s. 56(1)(b)

Commencement Information

I1S. 18 in force at 7.10.2005 by S.S.I. 2005/480, art. 2


In this Act—


Commencement Information

I2S. 19 in force at 7.10.2005 by S.S.I. 2005/480, art. 2

20Citation and commencementS

(1)This Act may be cited as the Protection of Children and Prevention of Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2005.

(2)This Act, except this section, comes into force on such day as the Scottish Ministers may by order made by statutory instrument appoint and different days may be so appointed for different purposes.

(3)An order under subsection (2) above may contain transitional, transitory or saving provision.