Football Spectators Act 1989

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(1)This Act may be cited as the Football Spectators Act 1989.

(2)The provisions of this Act (other than this section) shall not come into operation until such day as the Secretary of State may appoint by order made by statutory instrument.

(3)Different days may be appointed under subsection (2) above for different provisions of this Act.

(4)A statutory instrument appointing a commencement date for section 3 or section 13 above shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.

[F1(4A)Any power of Her Majesty to make an Order in Council under this Act, and any power of the Secretary of State to make regulations or an order under this Act, may be exercised so as to make different provision for different purposes]

(5)Sections [F235 and 37 of the Public Order Act 1986] shall cease to have effect on the date appointed under subsection (2) above for the commencement of section 2 of this Act F3. . .

(6)This Act, except paragraph 14 of Schedule 2, extends to England and Wales only.

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Subordinate Legislation Made

P1Power of appointment conferred by s. 27(2) partly exercised: S.I. 1990/690, 926

P2S. 27(2)(3) power exercised by S.I. 1991/1071

S. 27(2)(3): s. 27(2)(3) power exercised (1.8.1993) by S.I. 1993/1690

Amendments (Textual)

F3Words in s. 27(5) omitted (28.8.2000) by virtue of 2000 c. 25, s. 1(2), Sch. 2 para. 19(b)(ii); S.I. 2000/2125, art. 2