2. (1) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 (c. 33) shall apply to Article 1 and the following provisions of this Order as it applies to an Act of the Assembly.
(2) In this Order—
“the Department” means the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety;
“the 1972 Order” means the Health and Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1972 (NI 14).