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Commencement Orders bringing legislation that affects this Act into force:
(1)The enactments specified in Schedule 1 to this Act shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in that Schedule, being amendments consequential upon the provisions of this Act.
(2)The enactments mentioned in Part I of Schedule 2 to this Act are hereby repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule; and Parts II and III of that Schedule respectively show the extent to which the aforesaid enactments are re-enacted (with or without amendment) in this Act or are repealed without re-enactment as being no longer of practical utility or being spent or unnecessary.
(3)Notwithstanding section 24 of this Act, no appeal shall be allowed to the [F1Supreme Court] against a decision of the Court on an appeal relating to estate duty except with the leave of the Court.
(4)In so far as any appointment, act of sederunt or regulations made under any enactment repealed and re-enacted by this Act, or any other thing done under any such enactment, could have been made or done under a corresponding provision of this Act, it shall not be invalidated by the repeals effected by this section but shall have effect as if made or done under that corresponding provision.
(5)Where any Act or any document refers, either expressly or by implication, to an enactment repealed and re-enacted by this Act, the reference shall, except where the context otherwise requires, be construed as a reference to the corresponding provision of this Act.
(6)Nothing in this section shall be taken as prejudicing the operation of sections 16 and 17 of the M1Interpretation Act 1978 (general savings and repeal and re-enactment).