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Civic Amenities Act 1967

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30 Interpretation —general.E+W+S

(1)In this Act the following expressions have the meaning hereby assigned to them unless the contrary intention appears, that is to say:—

  • . . . F1

  • the Minister” means, in relation to England excluding Monmouthshire, the [F2Secretary of State] and, in relation to Scotland, Wales and Monmouthshire, the Secretary of State;

  • . . . F3;

  • F4. . .

and any reference in any provision of this Act to the commencement of this Act shall be construed as a reference to the date when that provision comes into operation.

(2)Any reference in this Act to any enactment is a reference to it as amended or applied by or under any other enactment, including this Act.

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F2Words substituted by virtue of S.I. 1970/1681, arts. 2(1), 6(3)

F3Definition of “the Planning Act” repealed by Planning (Consequential Provisions) Act 1990 (c. 11, SIF 123:1, 2), s. 3, Sch. 1

F4Definition repealed (27.5.1997) by 1997 c. 11, ss. 3, 6(2), Sch. 1 Pt.I (with s. 5, Sch. 3)

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