8 Citation, construction commencement and extent.E+W+S+N.I.
(1)This Measure may be cited as the Church of England (Miscellaneous Provisions) Measure 1976.
(2)Any reference in this Measure to any enactment shall be construed as a reference to that enactment as amended by any subsequent enactment.
(3)This Measure shall come into operation at the expiration of a period of one month beginning with the date on which it is passed.
(4)This Measure shall extend to the provinces of Canterbury and York except that it shall only extend to the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands in accordance with the following provisions of this section.
(5)Sections 1 and 2 shall extend to the Isle of Man and sections 3 and 6 may by Act of Tynwald be extended to the Isle of Man with such exceptions, adaptations and modifications as may be specified in such Act.
(6)This Measure may be applied to the Channel Islands, or either of them, as defined in the Channel Islands (Church Legislation) Measures 1931 and 1957, in accordance with those Measures.