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(1)In the 1965 Act—
(a)the proviso to section 7(7) is repealed; and
(b)in section 12 (fees: accounting of district registrars)—
(i)the word “and”, where secondly occurring, is repealed; and
(ii)after “1977” there is inserted “ and Part 2 of the Local Electoral Administration and Registration Services (Scotland) Act 2006 (asp 14) ”.
(2)In section 28 of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 (c. 65) (supplementary), subsection (3) is repealed.
(3)In section 51 of the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994 (c. 39) (registration of births, deaths and marriages), subsection (2) is repealed.
(4)In section 21 of the Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Act 2004 (c. 19) (procedure for marriage in Scotland of person subject to immigration control), in subsection (4)(a), for “which accompanied them” there is substituted “ submitted in pursuance of section 3 of the Marriage (Scotland) Act 1977 (c. 15) in relation to the marriage ”.
(5)In Schedule 23 to the 2004 Act (immigration control and formation of civil partnerships), in paragraph 10(2)(a), for “certificate or declaration which accompanied them” there is substituted “ paid, or any certificate or declaration submitted, in pursuance of section 88 in relation to the proposed civil partnership ”.
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(1)In this Part—
“prescribed” means prescribed by regulations made by the Registrar General with the approval of the Scottish Ministers;
“the 1965 Act” means the Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages (Scotland) Act 1965 (c. 49);
“the 1977 Act” means the Marriage (Scotland) Act 1977 (c. 15); and
“the 2004 Act” means the Civil Partnership Act 2004 (c. 33).
(2)Subject to subsection (1), any word or expression used in this Part which is also used in the 1965 Act has the same meaning for the purposes of this Part as it has for the purposes of that Act.
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