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Armed Forces Act 1971

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Part IRepeals arising from Part II of this Act

ChapterShort TitleExtent of Repeal
3 & 4 Eliz. 2. c. 18.The Army Act 1955.

In section 31(1)(a), the words " involving the use of violence or the threat of the use of violence, or"; and in section 31(3), the words from " and in this section " to the end.

Sections 40 and 41.

In section 43(1), the proviso.

Section 53.

In section 57(2), the words " paragraph (e) or (f) of".

Section 58.

In section 62, in paragraphs (a) and (b), the word " service" in each place where it occurs before the word " report", paragraph (d), and the word " or" immediately preceding that paragraph.

Section 67.

In section 69, the word " act".

In section 70(3), the proviso.

Section 75(3).

In section 81, subsection (3) and paragraph (a) of subsection (4).

In section 118(1), the words " or a sentence of field punishment ".

In section 120(5), the proviso.

In section 135(5), the words " for an offence against section fifty-eight of this Act or ".

In section 138(1), the words " fraudulently misapplying it ".

In section 145(2)(a), the words " disobedience to orders or ".

In section 152(2), the words " by or".

In section 211, subsection (3) and, in subsection (4), the words " Paragraph (b) of subsection (2) of section thirty-seven ".

In section 213, paragraph (b).

In Schedule 3, in paragraph 1, the words "either with intent to assist the enemy or without authority "; and paragraphs 5 and 8.

In Schedule 6, paragraph 1(2); and, in paragraph 1(3), the words from " references to cashiering " to " Her Majesty's service " and all the words after " Naval Discipline Act ".

In Schedule 7, paragraphs 12 and 12A.

In section 31(1)(a), the words " involving the use of violence or the threat of the use of violence, or "; and in section 31(3), the words from " and in this section " to the end.

Sections 40 and 41.

In section 43(1), the proviso.

Section 53.

In section 57(2), the words " paragraph (e) or (f) of".

Section 58.

In section 62, in paragraphs (a) and (b), the word " service" in each place where it occurs before the word " report", paragraph (d), and the word " or " immediately preceding that paragraph.

Section 67.

In section 69, the word " act".

In section 70(3), the proviso.

Section 75(3).

In section 81, subsection (3) and paragraph (a) of subsection (4).

In section 118(1), the words " or a sentence of field punishment".

In section 120(5), the proviso.

In section 135(5), the words " for an offence against section fifty-eight of this Act or ".

In section 138(1), the words " fraudulently misapplying it ".

In section 145(2)(a), the words " disobedience to orders or ".

In section 152(2), the words " by or ".

In section 210, subsection (3) and, in subsection (4), the words " Paragraph (b) of subsection (2) of section thirty-seven ".

In section 211, paragraph (b).

In Schedule 3, in paragraph 1, the words " either with intent to assist the enemy or without authority"; and paragraphs 5 and 8.

In Schedule 6, paragraph 1(2); and, in paragraph 1(3), the words from "references to cashiering " to " Her Majesty's service " and all the words after " Naval Discipline Act ".

5 & 6 Eliz. 2. c. 53.The Naval Discipline Act 1957.

Section 9(1)(a), and, in section 9(2), the words " for any term ".

In section 10, the words " for any term ".

In section 13(a), the words " or quarrels ".

In section 14, the word " wilfully " (twice).

In section 16(1), the words "for any term ", and subsection (3).

In section 17, in subsection (1), the words " without being guilty of desertion" and the words " or place of duty"; and subsection (2).

In section 19, paragraph (b) and the word " or " immediately preceding that paragraph, and the words " for any term ".

In section 20(a), the words " for any term ".

Section 26.

In section 39, the words " not described in the foregoing provisions of this Act".

In section 47(2), the words "or place of duty ".

In section 76(1), the words " fraudulently misapplying it".

In section 97(1), in paragraphs (a) and (c), the words "or place of duty ".

In section 109(3)(a), the words " or place of duty ".

In section 122(2), the words " paragraph (b) of section twelve ".

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 1 and 2.

In Schedule 4, paragraph 2.

In Schedule 5, the entry relating to Schedule7 to the Army Act 1955.

9 & 10 Eliz. 2. c. 52.The Army and Air Force Act 1961.

In section 13(1), the words from " or that subsection " to " of that Act".

Sections 18 to 20.

Sections 31 to 34.

In Schedule 2, the entries relating to section 37(3) of the Army Act 1955 and section 37(3) of the Air Force Act 1955.

1966 c. 45.The Armed Forces Act 1966.

Section 8(2).

In section 15(7), the words " 53 and " (twice).

Sections 21 and 22.

Section 27(1).

In section 28(1), the words from " 37(2)(b) " to " engagement) and ".

Section 32.

1968 c. 60.The Theft Act 1968.In Part II of Schedule 2, the entries relating to sections 44(1)(b) and 45(b) of the Army Act 1955; in the entry relating to the Air Force Act 1955 the words " 44, 45 " and the words from "except" to the end; and the entry relating to section 29(b) of the Naval Discipline Act 1957.

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