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Session and ChapterTitle or Short TitleExtent of Repeal
2 & 3 Edw. 6. c. 1.The Act of Uniformity 1548.In section 3, the words from “forfeit to our” to “and shall”.
31 Chas. 2. c. 2.The Habeas Corpus Act 1679.In section 1 the words “or felony”.
In section 2 the words “or felony”.
In section 6 the words “or felony”.
In section 11 the words “forfeiture losses or”.
Section 20.
11 Will. 3. c. 7.The Piracy Act 1698.Sections 9 and 10.
1 Geo. 1 Stat. 2. c. 5.The Riot Act.The whole Act.
12 Geo. 3. c. 24.The Dockyards, etc. Protection Act 1772.In section 1 the words “as in cases of felony without benefit of clergy”.
In section 2, the words from “any shire or county” to “said shire or county”, except the words “this realm”.
37 Geo. 3. c. 70.The Incitement to Mutiny Act 1797.Section 2.
37 Geo. 3. c. 123.The Unlawful Oaths Act 1797.Section 3.
In section 6, the words from “or within” to “therein committed”, except the words “may be prosecuted in England”.
38 Geo. 3. c. 52.The Counties of Cities Act 1798.In section 1 the words from “and in every information” to “Solicitor General”, the words “or information”, and the word “information” wherever else occurring.
39 & 40 Geo. 3. c. 93.The Treason Act 1800.The whole Act, so far as unrepealed.
42 Geo. 3. c.85.The Criminal Jurisdiction Act 1802.In section 1 the words from “either upon an information” to “upon an indictment”.
52 Geo. 3. c. 104.The Unlawful Oaths Act 1812.In sections 1 and 6, the words “or any felony punishable by law with death”.
Section 4.
In section 7, the words from “or within” to “therein committed”, except the words “may be prosecuted in England”.
52 Geo. 3. c. 156.The Prisoners of War (Escape) Act 1812.Section 3, from “and such offences” onwards.
4 Geo. 4. c. 48.The Judgment of Death Act 1823.In section 1, the words from “it shall and may” to “bar such judgment”.
7 Geo. 4. c. 64.The Criminal Law Act 1826.In section 21, the words “or information”, in both places, and the words “felony or”.
In section 28, the words from “and where any person” to “herein-before mentioned”.
7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 28.The Criminal Law Act 1827.The whole Act.
9 Geo. 4. c. 32.The Civil Rights of Convicts Act 1828.Section 3.
11 Geo. 4. & 1 Will. 4. c. 41.The Army Pensions Act 1830.Section 4, except as regards offences before the commencement of this Act.
6 & 7 Will. 4. c. 111.The Previous Conviction Act 1836.The Whole Act.
6 & 7 Will. 4. c. 114.The Trials for Felony Act 1836.Section 1.
7 Will. 4 & 1 Vict. c. 77.The Central Criminal Court Act 1837.In section 3 the words from “it shall and may” to “bar such judgment”.
7 Will. 4. & 1 Vict. c. 88.The Piracy Act 1837.In section 2 the words “as a felon”.
Section 4.
7 Will. 4. & 1 Vict. c. 91.The Punishment of Offences Act 1837.The preamble and section 1, so far as they relate to offences under the Riot Act, the Murder Act 1751 or section 4 of the Unlawful Oaths Act 1812.
2 & 3 Vict. c. 71.The Metropolitan Police Courts Act 1839.Section 33.
7 & 8 Vict. c. 2.The Admiralty Offences Act 1844.The whole Act.
9 & 10 Vict. c. 93.The Fatal Accidents Act 1846.Section 1 from “and although” onwards.
11 & 12 Vict. c. 12.The Treason Felony Act 1848.Section 8.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 19.The Prevention of Offences Act 1851.Section 5.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 55.The Criminal Justice Administration Act 1851.Section 8.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 100.The Criminal Procedure Act 1851.Sections 9 and 12.
In section 30 the word “information”, the words “and presentment,” and the words from “and the terms” to “a presentment”
24 & 25 Vict. c. 94.The Accessories and Abettors Act 1861.Sections 1 to 7.
Section 9.
Section 10 from the word “except” onwards.
24 & 25 Vict. c. 96.The Larceny Act 1861.Section 98.
Section 104.
In section 115 the words “deemed to be offences of the same nature, and”, and the words from “and may be dealt with” onwards.
In section 117 the words “fine the offender, and”, and the words form “and in case of any felony” to “authorized”, where next occurring.
24 & 25 Vict. c. 97.The Malicious Damage Act 1861.Section 8.
Section 12 proviso.
Section 27.
Section 44.
Sections 56 and 57.
In section 72 the words “deemed to be offences of the same nature and”, and the words from “and may be dealt with” onwards.
In section 73 the words “fine the offender, and,” and the words from “and in case of any felony” to “authorized”, where next occurring.
24 & 25 Vict. c. 98.The Forgery Act 1861.Section 49.
In section 50 the words “deemed to be offences of the same nature, and”, and the words from “and may be dealt with” onwards.
In section 51 the words “fine the offender, and to”, and the words from “and in all cases of felonies” to “authorized”, where next occurring.
24 & 25 Vict. c. 100.The Offences against the Person Act 1861.In section 9 the words “or of being accessory to murder or manslaughter”, the words “in any county or place” and the words from “in which” to “that county or place”.
In section 10 the words “or of being accessory to murder or manslaughter”, the words “in the county or place” and the words from “in which” onwards.
Sections 11 to 15.
In section 18 the words from “or shoot” to “some other”, except the words “with intent to do some”.
Section 19.
In section 38 the words “shall assault any person with intent to commit felony or”.
In section 46 the words from “shall find” to “felony, or” and the word “other”.
In section 57, the words from “and any such offence” to “that county or place”.
Section 60 proviso.
Sections 66 and 67.
In section 68 the words “deemed to be offences of the same nature, and”, and the words from “may be dealt with” onwards.
In section 71, the words “fine the offender, and,” and the words from “and in case of any felony” to “authorized”, where next occurring.
26 & 27 Vict. c. 103.The Misappropriation by Servants Act 1863.In section 1 the words from “shall not by” to “felony but”, and the words from “and if such penalty” onwards.
Section 2.
28 & 29 Vict. c. 18.The Criminal Procedure Act 1865.In sections 1 and 2 the words “for felony or misdemeanour”.
33 & 34 Vict. c. 23.The Forfeiture Act 1870.In section 1 the word “inquest” and the words “or felony”.
In section 2 the words from “or felony” to “twelve months”.
Section 32.
33 & 34 Vict. c. 77.The Juries Act 1870.In section 10 the words “or felony”.
35 & 36 Vict. c. 93.The Pawnbrokers Act 1872.Section 48.
36 & 37 Vict. c. 88.The Slave Trade Act 1873.In section 26 the words “or in the county of Middlesex”.
39 & 40 Vict. c. 23.The Prevention of Crimes Amendment Act 1876.The whole Act.
45 & 46 Vict. c. 50.The Municipal Corporations Act 1882.In section 193 the words from “o r whom” to “felony”.
46 & 47 Vict. c. 3.The Explosive Substances Act 1883.Section 7(3).
50 & 51 Vict. c. 55.The Sheriffs Act 1887.Section 8(1).
Section 29(1)(a) and (b).
50 & 51 Vict. c. 71.The Coroners Act 1887.In section 4(3) the words “or of being accessories before the fact to such murder”.
In section 5(1) the words from “or of being accessory” to “the expressio n “murder”,)”.
Section 29(5) and (9).
In section 42 the definition of “murder”.
54 & 55 Vict. c. 36.The Consular Salaries and Fees Act 1891.Section 2(3) from “recoverable” onwards.
56 & 57 Vict. c. 71.The Sale of Goods Act 1893.Section 22(2).
57 & 58 Vict. c. 60.The Merchant Shipping Act 1894.In section 687 the words “be deemed to be offences of the same nature and”.
In section 700 the words from “may”, where first occurring, to “felony” except the words “in England”.
2 Edw. 7. c. 8.The Cremation Act 1902.Section 8(3).
7 Edw. 7. c. 23.The Criminal Appeal Act 1907.In section 20, in subsection (2) the words “criminal informations and”.
1 & 2 Geo. 5. c. 6.The Perjury Act 1911.In section 8 the words from “in any county” onwards, except the words “in England”.
In section 14(a) the words “felon y or”.
In section 15(2) the definition of “indictment”.
1 & 2 Geo. 5. c. 28.The Official Secrets Act 1911.Section 5.
In section 6, the words “whether that offence is felony or not”, and the words from “in” onwards.
3 & 4 Geo. 5. c. 27.The Forgery Act 1913.In section 4(1) and (2) the words from “which” to “in force”.
In section 6(1) the words “of the like degree (whether felony or misdemeanour)”.
Section 11.
Section 12(2)(a) and (b).
In section 17(1) the words “or information”.
4 & 5 Geo. 5. c. 58.The Criminal Justice Administration Act 1914.Section 39(1).
4 & 5 Geo. 5. c. 59.The Bankruptcy Act 1914.In section 26(2), as amended by the Bankruptcy Amendment Act 1926, the words “or any felony connected with his bankruptcy”, except as respects past offences.
In section 164(1) the words “declared to be a felony or misdemeanour”.
5 & 6 Geo. 5. c. 90.The Indictments Act 1915.In section 4 the words “for more than one felony or” and the words “and charges for both felonies and misdemeanours” and the words from “but” onwards.
In section 8(3) the words “criminal informations in the High Court and”.
In Schedule 1 in rule 3 the words “offences, whether felonie s or”
6 & 7 Geo. 5. c. 50.The Larceny Act 1916.Section 4.
In section 33, in subsection (1) the words “of the like degree (whether felony or misdemeanour)”, the words “in the case of felony” and paragraph (b), and in subsection (4) the words “of the like degree (whether felony or misdemeanour)”.
Section 35.
In section 37(5), paragraphs (a) and (b).
Section 41(3).
Section 44(1).
15 & 16 Geo. 5. c. 19.The Trustee Act 1925.In section 41(1) the words “is convicted of felony or”.
16 & 17 Geo. 6. c. 7.The Bankruptcy Amendment Act 1926.In section 1(1)(a) the words “or any felony connected with his bankruptcy”, except as respects past offences.
19 & 20 Geo. 5. c. 34.The Infant Life (Preservation) Act 1929.Section 2(4).
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c. 12.The Children and Young Persons Act 1933.Section 1(4).
Section 51.
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c. 36.The Administration of Justice (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1933.Schedule 1.
26 Geo. 5 & 1 Edw. 8. c. 16.The Coinage Offences Act 1936.In section 12, subsection (1) and subsection (2)(a).
1 & 2 Geo. 6. c. 36.The Infanticide Act 1938.In section 1, subsection (3) from the second “or” onwards and subsection (4).
6 & 7 Geo. 6. c. 18.The Evidence and Powers of Attorney Act 1943.Section 3(4).
8 & 9 Geo. 6. c. 44.The Treason Act 1945.Sections 1 and 2, and the Schedule.
11 & 12 Geo. 6. c. 58.The Criminal Justice Act 1948.Section 13.
In section 29(3)(a) the words “of quarter sessions”, where last occurring.
In section 31, in subsection (1) the words “of the same nature”, and subsections (2) and (3).
In section 35, in subsection (1) the words “for any felony or misdemeanour”, and in subsection (3) the words “for felony or misdemeanour”.
In Schedule 9 the entry relating to the Forfeiture Act 1870.
12, 13 & 14 Geo. 6. c. 68.The Representation of the People Act 1949.In section 129 the definition of “indictment”.
In section 151 the definition of “indictment”.
Section 157.
14 & 15 Geo. 6. c. 39.The Common Informers Act 1951.In the Schedule, the entries relating to the Sale of Horses Act 1555 and the Sale of Horses Act 1588.
15 & 16 Geo. 6. & 1 Eliz. 2. c. 31.The Cremation Act 1952.Section 2(3).
15 & 16 Geo. 6. & 1 Eliz. 2. c. 48.The Costs in Criminal Cases Act 1952.Section 15(2).
15 & 16 Geo. 6 & 1 Eliz. 2. c. 55.The Magistrates’ Courts Act 1952.In section 19(4) the words from the beginning to “quarter sessions” where first occurring.
In section 25(5)(b) the words “triable by quarter sessions”.
In section 29 the words “triable by quarter sessions”.
Section 126(7).
In Schedule 1, in paragraph 11, the word “four”, except as respects offences committed before the commencement of this Act.
4 & 5 Eliz. 2. c. 69.The Sexual Offences Act 1956.In section 41 the words “thirty, thirty-one or”.
In Schedule 2, in item 1, paragraphs (iv) to (ix) in column 4 together with the word “or” at the end of paragraph (iii); in item 14, paragraph (iii) in column 4 together with the word “or” at the end of paragraph (ii); and in items 2, 6 and 26 the whole entry in column 4.
5 & 6 Eliz. 2. c. 52.The Geneva Conventions Act 1957.Section 1(2).
7 & 8 Eliz. 2. c. 72.The Mental Health Act 1959.In Schedule 7, so much of the entry relating to the Sexual Offences Act 1956 as amends paragraphs 1 and 14 of Schedule 2 to that Act.
8 & 9 Eliz. 2. c. 16.The Road Traffic Act 1960.In section 2, subsection (2) and in subsection (3) the words “for manslaughter in England or Wales, or”.
8 & 9 Eliz. 2. c. 58.The Charities Act 1960.In section 20(3)(a) the words “has been convicted of felony, or”.
1965 c. 15.The Dangerous Drugs Act 1965.Section 15.

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Church Assembly MeasureE+W+S+N.I.

Session and ChapterShort TitleExtent of Repeal
1963 No. 1.The Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1963.In section 55(1)(a) the words “is convicted of treason or felony, or” and the words “of a misdemeanour”.

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