Appointed day

2.—(1) The provisions of the Act specified in column 1 of the Schedule, in so far as they are not already in force, come into force on the day appointed in column 2 so as to enable the provisions of the the Act which are specified in column 3 to come into force on that day for the purpose specified in column 4.

(2) Section 203(1) of the Act (consequential amendments and repeals) comes into force on 31st January 2012 for the purpose of bringing into force the amendments to the the Act which are made by paragraph 1(8)(a) and (b) of schedule 5 to the Act.