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Hire-Purchase Act 1964

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I Amendment of Law relating to Hire-Purchase and Credit-Sale in England and Wales

    1. 1.Extension of application of Hire-Purchase Act 1938

    2. 2.Exclusion of bodies corporate

    3. 3.Requirements relating to hire-purchase agreements and credit-sale agreements

    4. 4.Right of cancellation of certain hire-purchase and credit-sale transactions

    5. 5.Information as to right of cancellation

    6. 6.Service of notice of cancellation

    7. 7.Re-delivery, and interim care, of goods comprised in notice of cancellation

    8. 8.Further consequences of notice of cancellation

    9. 9.Effect of notice of cancellation where goods given in part-exchange

    10. 10.Dealer to be agent of owner or seller in respect of certain representations

    11. 11.Dealer to be agent of owner or seller for receiving certain notices

    12. 12.Implied condition as to merchantable quality in hire-purchase agreements

    13. 13.Implied conditions in hire-purchase by reference to sample or by description

    14. 14.Jurisdiction of county court

    15. 15.Notice of hirer's default

    16. 16.Avoidance of certain provisions relating to death of hirer

    17. 17.Recovery of possession of goods after death of hirer

    18. 18.Powers of court on non-compliance with order for specific delivery of goods

    19. 19.Money claim after order for specific delivery

    20. 20.Provisions as to guarantees and indemnities

    21. 21.Conditional sale agreements

    22. 22.Legibility of documents

    23. 23.Avoidance of provisions and contracts inconsistent with Part I

    24. 24.Interpretation of Part I

  3. Part II Amendment of Law relating to Hire-Purchase and Credit-Sale in Scotland

    1. 25.Extension of principal Act to Scotland

    2. 26.Extension to Scotland of provisions of Part I

  4. Part III Motor Vehicles on Hire-Purchase or Conditional Sale

    1. 27.Protection of purchasers of motor vehicles

    2. 28.Presumptions relating to dealings with motor vehicles

    3. 29.Interpretation of Part III

  5. Part IV Advertisements

    1. 30.Extension of advertisements to which Advertisements (Hire-Purchase) Act 1957 applies

    2. 31.Information to be included in advertisements

    3. 32.Information as to rate of interest or charge

  6. Part V Supplementary Provisions

    1. 33.Supplementary provisions as to regulations, Orders in Council and interpretation

    2. 34.Minor and consequential amendments and repeals

    3. 35.Transitional provisions

    4. 36.Commencement

    5. 37.Short title, citation and extent

    1. Schedule 1

      Application of enactments to conditional sale agreements

    2. Schedule 2

      Extension of Hire-Purchase Act 1938 to Scotland

    3. Schedule 3

      Schedule to be inserted in Advertisements (Hire-Purchase) Act 1957-Formula for calculating rate of interest or charge

    4. Schedule 4

      Enactments amended

    5. Schedule 5

      Enactments repealed

    6. Schedule 6

      Transitional provisions (England and Wales)

    7. Schedule 7

      Transitional provisions (Scotland)

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