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  • Sch. 1-5 repealed by S.I. 2005/2078 Sch. 3 (This amendment comes into force immediately after the coming into force of the entry in 2003 asp 13, Sch. 5 in respect of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984 (c. 36), see art. 1(2). Sch. 5 Pt. 1 was brought into force on 5.10.2005 by S.S.I. 2005/161, art. 3)

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The Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1975 (c. 21)S

23In section 13—S

(a)in subsection (1)(b) for the words “section 36 or 106 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 28, 44 or 121 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”;

(b)in subsection (3) for the words “section 105 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” and “1960” where it second appears there shall be substituted the words “section 120 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984” and “1984” respectively; and

(c)in subsection (4) for the words “Part V of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Part VI of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

24In section 25(2) for the words “Part IV of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Part V of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.S

25In section 174A(1) for the words “section 6(1) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Section 1(2) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.S

26In section 175(1) for the words “23(1)”, “25(1A)(a)” and “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “17(1)”, “36(a)” and “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984” respectively.S

27In section 176(1) for the words “section 27 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 20 or section 39 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.S

28In section 178—S

(a)in subsection (1) for the words “section 60(3) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 62(1) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”;

(b)in subsection (2) for the words “section 27 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 20 or section 39 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”; and

(c)in subsection (3) for the words “section 58(4) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 60(4) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

29In section 184—S

(a)in subsection (1) for the words “section 27 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” and “Part V of that Act” there shall be substituted the words “section 20 or 39 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984” and “Part VI of that Act” respectively;

(b)in subsection 2(a) for the words “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

30In section 322—S

(a)in subsection (1)(b) for the words “section 36 or 106 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 28, 44, or 121 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”;

(b)in subsection (3) for the words “section 105 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” and “1960” where it second occurs there shall be substituted the words “section 120 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984” and “1984” respectively; and

(c)in subsection (4) for the words “Part V of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Part VI of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

31In section 330(2) for the words “Part IV of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Part V of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.S

32In section 375(A)(1) for the words “section 6(1) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 1(2) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.S

33In section 376(1) for the words “23(1)”, “25(1)(a)” and “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “17(1)”, “36(a)” and “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984” respectively.S

34In section 377(1) for the words “section 27 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 20 or section 39 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.S

35In section 379—S

(a)in subsection (1) for the words “section 60(3) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 62(1) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”;

(b)in subsection (2) for the words “section 27 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 20 or section 39 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”; and

(c)in subsection (3) for the words “section 58(4) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 62(1) of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

36In section 385—S

(a)in subsection (1) for the words “section 27 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” and “Part V of that Act” there shall be substituted the words “section 20 or 39 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984” and “Part VI of that Act” respectively;

(b)in subsection 2(a) for the words “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

37In section 462—S

(a)in the definition of “hospital” for the words “Part III of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Part IV of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”;

(b)in the definition of “responsible medical officer” for the words “section 53 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “section 59 of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”; and

(c)in the definition of “State hospital” for the words “Part VII of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960” there shall be substituted the words “Part VIII of the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984”.

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