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SCHEDULE 9E+W Quarter Sessions Jurisdiction: Substitution of References to Crown Court

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M1Inclosure and Drainage (Rates) Act 1833Section 3.
M2Ordnance Survey Act 1841Section 2.
M3Companies Clauses Consolidation Act 1845Section 159.
M4Lands Clauses Consolidation Act 1845Section 146.
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M5Towns Improvement Clauses Act 1847Sections 185 to 190.
M6Ecclesiastical Courts Jurisdiction Act 1860Section 4.
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M7Railway Rolling Stock Protection Act 1872Section 6.
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M8Canals Protection (London) Act 1898Section 5.
M9Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1907Section 7.
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M10Marine Insurance (Gambling Policies) Act 1909Section 1(7).
M11Protection of Animals Act 1911Section 14(1).
M12Performing Animals (Regulation) Act 1925Section 2(2).
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M13Children and Young Persons Act 1933Section 55(5).
Section 102.
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M14Public Health Act 1936Section 301.
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M15Prevention of Damage by Pests Act 1949Section 15(4).
M16Coast Protection Act 1949Section 13(7).
National Parks and Access to the M17Countryside Act 1949Section 68(6).
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Schedule VII, 11.
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M18Magistrates’ Courts (Appeals from Binding Over Orders) Act 1956.
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M19Milford Haven Conservancy Act 1958Section 9(4).
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M20Obscene Publications Act 1959Section 3(5).
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M21Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act 1963Section 72.
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M22Compulsory Purchase Act 1965Section 12(3).
[F28M23General Rate Act 1967Sections 7(1), 99(5), 116(1).]
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M24Firearms Act 1968Section 44.
Part II of Schedule V.
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M25Children and Young Persons Act 1969F29Section F30. . ..
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F1Sch. 9 Pt. 1 entries repealed (22.7.2004) by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 2004 (c. 14), s. 1(1), {Sch. 1 Pt. 1 Group 3}

F3Sch. 9 Pt I: the entry relating to the Explosives Act 1875 repealed (5.11.1993) by 1993 c. 50, s. 1(1), Sch. 1 Pt. VII

F4Sch. 9 Pt. I: the entries relating to the Public Health Act 1875 and the Public Health Acts Amendment Act 1890 repealed (5.11.1993) by 1993 c. 50, s. 1(1), Sch. 1 Pt. X Group 1

F5Sch. 9 Pt. I: the entry relating to the Highways and Locomotives (Amendment) Act 1878 repealed (5.11.1993) by 1993 c. 50, s. 1(1), Sch. 1 Pt XV Group 1

F15Entry repealed by Costs in Criminal Cases Act 1973 (c. 14), Sch. 2

F28Entry repealed (E.W.) (for financial year beginning in or after 1990) by Local Government Finance Act 1988 (c. 41, SIF 81:1), ss. 142, 149, Sch. 13 Pt. I (subject to any saving under s. 117(8) of the said Local Government Finance Act 1988)

F29 “Section 16(8)” in Sch. 19 Pt. I substituted (14. 10. 1991) by Children Act 1989 (c. 41, SIF 20), s. 108(5)(6), Sch. 13 para. 28 (with Sch. 14 para. 1(1)); S.I. 1991/828, art. 3(2).

F30Word in Sch. 9 Pt. I in entry relating to “Children and Young Persons Act 1969”repealed (25.8.2000) by 2000 c. 6, ss. 165, 168(1), Sch. 12 Pt. I (with Sch. 11 paras. 1, 2)

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M26Firearms Act 1968Section 21(6)(7).
Schedule 3 Part I.
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