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Hallmarking Act 1973

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F1Sch. 2 Pt. I substituted (1.1.1999) by S.I. 1998/2978, reg. 2(15).

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F2Sch. 2 Pt. I substituted (1.1.1999) by S.I. 1998/2978, reg. 2(15).

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Silver958.4The figures 958
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F5Sch. 2 Pt. I substituted (1.1.1999) by S.I. 1998/2978, reg. 2(15).

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Such mark (if any) as may be for the time being directed in writing by the Council.]]

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F6Sch. 2 Pt. I substituted (1.1.1999) by S.I. 1998/2978, reg. 2(15).

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