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The Shops (Sunday Trading &c.) (Northern Ireland) Order 1997


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14.—(1) The statutory provisions mentioned in Schedule 3 are hereby repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.

(2) The Department may by order subject to negative resolution—

(a)repeal any provision of a local Act passed before the commencement date if it appears to the Department that the provision is inconsistent with, or has become unnecessary in consequence of, any provision of this Order; and

(b)amend any provision of such a local Act if it appears to the Department that the provision requires amendment in consequence of any provision of this Order or any repeal made by virtue of sub-paragraph (a).

(3) Before making an order under paragraph (2) repealing or amending any provision of a local Act, the Department shall consult each district council which it considers would be affected by the repeal or amendment of that provision.

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