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Post Office Act 1969

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95(1)Whereas the enactments specified in the two Lists below penalize the use of public telephone call boxes for the purpose of making false calls for police assistance, giving false alarms of fire, and the like, but are so framed that, unless amended, they will become of no effect on the appointed day:

Now, therefore, as respects any point of time after the beginning of the appointed day.—

(a)each of the enactments specified in List 1 shall have effect as if, for the reference therein to a call bor of the Post Office telephone service, there were substituted a reference to a call bor of the authority's telephone service; and

(b)each of the enactments specified in List 2 shall have effect as if, for the reference therein to the Postmaster General, there were substituted a reference to the authority. List 1 Section 127(2) of the Tynemouth Corporation Act 1934. Section 221(2) of the Sunderland Corporation Act 1935. Section 106(2) of the Wolverhampton Corporation Act 1936. Section 83(2) of the Rotherham Corporation Act 1937. Section 122(2) of the Wakefield Corporation Act 1938. Section 176(2) of the Redcar Corporation Act 1938. Section 167(2) of the Swinton and Pendlebury Corporation Act 1938. Section 211(2) of the Clacton Urban District Council Act 1938. Section 89(2) of the Tiverton Corporation Act 1939. Section 137(2) of the Walsall Corporation Act 1939. Section 110(2) of the Macclesfield Corporation Act 1939. Section 84(2) of the Coventry Corporation Act 1939. Section 101(2) of the Christchurch Corporation Act 1940. Section 154(2) of the Preston Corporation Act 1947. Section 71(2) of the Brighton Corporation Act 1948. Section 173(2) of the Ipswich Corporation Act 1948. Section 114(2) of the Huddersfield Corporation Act 1949. Section 86(2) of the Bradford Corporation Act 1949. Section 89(2) of the Barnsley Corporation Act 1949. List 2 Section 178(2) of the Worcester Corporation Act 1951. Section 89(2) of the Nottinghamshire County Council Act 1951. Section 85(2) of the Berkshire County Council Act 1953. Section 117(2) of the Birkenhead Corporation Act 1954. Section 133(2) of the Monmouthshire County Council Act 1956. Section 97(2) of the Gloucestershire County Council Act 1956. Section 96(2) of the Leicester Corporation Act 1956. Section 26(2) of the Huddersfield Corporation Act 1956. Section 116(2) of the Wallasey Corporation Act 1958. Section 60(2) of the Kent County Council Act 1958. Section 73(2) of the Bootle Corporation Act 1959. Section 70(2) of the Southampton Corporation Act 1960. Section 41(2) of the Hertfordshire County Council Act 1960. Section 60(2) of the Oldham Corporation Act 1960. Section 30(3) of the Devon County Council Act 1961. Section 10(2) of the Grimsby Corporation Act 1962. Section 44(2) of the Durham County Council Act 1963. Section 28(2) of the Newcastle upon Tyne Corporation Act 1964. Section 29(2) of the Exeter Corporation Act 1966.

(2)Any enactment contained in a local Act which is not specified in List 1 above but is similar to the enactments so specified shall, as respects any point of time after the beginning of the appointed day, have effect subject to the like amendment as is made by sub-paragraph (1)(a) above ; and any enactment contained in a local Act which is not specified in List 2 above but is similar to the enactments so specified shall, as respects any such point of time as aforesaid, have effect subject to the like amendment as is made by sub-paragraph (1)(b) above.

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