Search Legislation

Dioceses, Pastoral and Mission Measure 2007

 Help about what version

What Version

 Help about advanced features

Advanced Features

More Resources

Changes to legislation:

There are currently no known outstanding effects for the Dioceses, Pastoral and Mission Measure 2007, Part VIII . Help about Changes to Legislation

Close

Changes to Legislation

Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. At the current time any known changes or effects made by subsequent legislation have been applied to the text of the legislation you are viewing by the editorial team. Please see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ for details regarding the timescales for which new effects are identified and recorded on this site.

Part VIII EMiscellaneous

MiscellaneousE

62InterpretationE

(1)In this Measure, unless the context otherwise requires—

  • the 1983 Measure” means the Pastoral Measure 1983 (1983 No. 1);

  • charity” has the meaning assigned to it by [F1section 10 of the Charities Act 2011 ];

  • the Commissioners” means the Church Commissioners;

  • functions” includes powers and duties;

  • mission” means the whole mission of the Church of England, pastoral, evangelistic, social and ecumenical;

  • F2....

  • pastoral church buildings scheme” has the meaning assigned to it by section 23(2) above; and

  • pastoral scheme” and “pastoral order” have the same meanings as in the 1983 Measure.

(2)Without prejudice to subsection (1) above, other expressions in Parts VI, VII and this Part of this Measure shall, unless the context otherwise requires, have the same meaning as in the 1983 Measure.

F3(3). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(4)Any reference in any Measure or other enactment or in any instrument or document to the Council for the Care of Churches shall be construed as a reference to the Church Buildings Council and any rights, powers and duties exercisable by or imposed on the Council for the Care of Churches immediately before the coming into force of section 54(1) above shall, from that date, be exercisable by or imposed on the Church Buildings Council.

(5)Any reference in any Measure or other enactment or in any instrument or document to the pastoral committee or a redundant churches uses committee of a diocese shall be construed as a reference to the mission and pastoral committee.

(6)Any reference in the 1983 Measure or in any other enactment or instrument or document to redundancy, in relation to a church, declaring a church redundant, a declaration of redundancy or redundant church, building or property shall be construed as a reference to closure for regular public worship, declaring a building closed for regular public worship, a declaration of closure for regular public worship or a building closed for regular public worship, as the case may be and any reference to a redundancy scheme shall be construed as a reference to a pastoral (church buildings disposal) scheme.

Textual Amendments

F1Words in s. 62(1) substituted (14.3.2012) by Charities Act 2011 (c. 25), s. 355, Sch. 7 para. 128 (with s. 20(2), Sch. 8)

Commencement Information

I1S. 62(1)(2)(3) in force at 1.1.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I2S. 62(5) in force at 1.2.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

63Amendment of MeasuresE

(1)The 1983 Measure shall have effect subject to the further amendments set out in Schedule 5 to this Measure.

F4(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(3)In section 16(2)(b) of the Patronage (Benefices) Measure 1986 (1986 No. 3), after “1983,” there shall be inserted the words “or any period during which the benefice is vacant immediately before the declaration of a suspension period or between suspension periods,”.

(4)In section 2(2) of the Church of England (Ecumenical Relations) Measure 1988 (1988 No. 3)—

(a)after the words “Extra-Parochial Ministry Measure 1967” there shall be inserted the words “or the bishop or bishops who make a bishop's mission order under section 47 of the Dioceses, Pastoral and Mission Measure 2007”; and

(b)in paragraphs (a) and (b) after the words “that institution” there shall be inserted, in each case, the words “or in connection with the initiative endorsed by the bishop's mission order”.

F5(5). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(6)In the Church Representation Rules contained in Schedule 3 to the Synodical Government Measure 1969, in rule 24(6)(b), for the words from “a diocesan synod” to the end there shall be substituted the words “or a diocesan synod whose names are entered on the roll of any parish in the deanery”.

(7)In rule 106 of the Clergy Discipline Rules 2005 (S.I. 2005/2002) for the definition of “bishop” there shall be substituted the following definition—

bishop” includes the suffragan, area or assistant bishop, as the case may be, where—

(a)disciplinary functions have been delegated in a diocese under an instrument made under section 13 or 14 of the Dioceses, Pastoral and Mission Measure 2007 or in an instrument having effect as if made under either of those sections by virtue of paragraph 3 of Schedule 6 to that Measure; or

(b)such functions are discharged under a scheme made under section 11 of the Dioceses Measure 1978 which continues in force under paragraph 5 of that Schedule..

Textual Amendments

Commencement Information

I3S. 63(1) in force at 1.1.2008 for specified purposes by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I4S. 63(1) in force at 11.6.2008 in so far as not already in force by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I5S. 63(2)(3) in force at 11.6.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I6S. 63(4) in force at 31.3.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I7S. 63(5) in force at 1.1.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I8S. 63(6) in force at 1.9.2008 by 2008 No. 1, Instrument made by Archbishops

I9S. 63(7) in force at 1.5.2008 by 2008 No. 1, Instrument made by Archbishops

64Transitional provisionsE

The transitional provisions set out in Schedule 6 to this Measure shall have effect.

Commencement Information

I10S. 64 in force at 1.2.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

65RepealsE

The enactments mentioned in Schedule 7 to this Measure are hereby repealed to the extent specified in the second column of that Schedule.

Commencement Information

I11S. 65 in force at 1.2.2008 for specified purposes by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I12S. 65 in force at 1.5.2008 for specified purposes by 2008 No. 1, Instrument made by Archbishops

I13S. 65 in force at 11.6.2008 for specified purposes by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

I14S. 65 in force at 1.9.2008 for specified purposes by 2008 No. 1, Instrument made by Archbishops

I15S. 65 in force at 1.1.2011 in so far as not already in force by 2010 No. 4, art. 2(c)

66Citation, commencement and extentE

(1)This Measure may be cited as the Dioceses, Pastoral and Mission Measure 2007.

(2)This Measure shall come into force on such day as the Archbishops of Canterbury and York may jointly appoint, and different days may be appointed for different provisions.

(3)This Measure shall extend to the whole of the provinces of Canterbury and York except the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, except that the provisions thereof may be extended to the Channel Islands as defined in the Channel Islands (Church Legislation) Measures 1931 and 1957 or either of them, in accordance with those Measures, and, if an Act of Tynwald or an instrument made under an Act of Tynwald so provides, shall extend to the Isle of Man subject to such exceptions, adaptations or modifications as may be specified in the Act of Tynwald or instrument.

Commencement Information

I16S. 66 in force at 1.1.2008 by 2007 No. 3, Instrument made by Archbishops

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

See additional information alongside the content

Geographical Extent: Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. For further information see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’.

Show Timeline of Changes: See how this legislation has or could change over time. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

Timeline of Changes

This timeline shows the different points in time where a change occurred. The dates will coincide with the earliest date on which the change (e.g an insertion, a repeal or a substitution) that was applied came into force. The first date in the timeline will usually be the earliest date when the provision came into force. In some cases the first date is 01/02/1991 (or for Northern Ireland legislation 01/01/2006). This date is our basedate. No versions before this date are available. For further information see the Editorial Practice Guide and Glossary under Help.