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The Education (Academic Tenure) (Northern Ireland) Order 1988

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Power to make incidental, etc., provisionsN.I.

8.—(1) Her Majesty may at any time by Order in Council make such incidental, consequential or supplementary provision as appears to Her necessary or expedient—

(a)for the general purposes or any particular purposes of any exercise of the Commissioners' powers under Article 5;

(b)in consequence of any exercise of those powers or for the purpose of giving full effect to any such exercise; or

(c)in consequence of the provisions of Article 7.

(2) An Order in Council under this Article may in particular amend, repeal or revoke (with or without savings) any provision of—

(a)a statutory provision passed or made; or

(b)a charter granted or an instrument under a charter made,

before the date on which this Order is made.

(3) The power of Her Majesty to make an Order in Council under this Article shall be exercised by statutory instrument, and the provisions of the Statutory Instruments Act 1946F1 shall apply accordingly.

(4) A statutory instrument containing an Order in Council under this Article which amends or repeals any statutory provision shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.

(5) In this Article “statutory provision” has the meaning assigned to it by section 1( f ) of the Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954F2 .

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