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Superannuation Act 1972

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30Short title, construction of references, commencement and extent

(1)This Act may be cited as the Superannuation Act 1972.

(2)References in this Act to an enactment include an enactment in a local Act and a provisional order confirmed by Parliament, and any reference in this Act to any enactment or instrument shall be construed as a reference to that enactment or instrument as amended, and includes a reference thereto as extended or applied, by or under any other enactment or instrument, including any enactment contained in this Act.

(3)Section 21 of this Act and paragraphs 68 and 96 of Schedule 6 thereto shall come into force on such day as the Secretary of State may by order made by statutory instrument appoint.

(4)The other provisions of this Act shall come into force on such day as the Minister may by order made by statutory instrument appoint, and references in this Act to the commencement thereof shall be construed as references to the day appointed by an order under this subsection.

(5)This section, and the following provisions only of this Act, extend to Northern Ireland, that is to say,—

(a)sections 1 to 6 and Schedules 1 and 2;

(b)sections 13 and 17 ;

(c)section 21;

(d)section 22(1) and (2) and Schedule 4 so far as they relate to any body exercising functions in relation to Northern Ireland;

(e)section 23 and paragraph 2 of Schedule 5 ;

(f)section 26, so far as applicable, and sections 27 and 28(2);

(g)section 29 and Schedules 6 and 8, so far as they relate to any enactment which extends to Northern Ireland and paragraphs 1 to 3, 10, 11 and 13 to 15 of Schedule 7.

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