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|1911 c. 28.||The Official Secrets Act 1911.||Section 2.|
|In section 12, in the paragraph beginning “Expressions referring”, the words “or receiving” (in both places where they occur) and “or received”.|
|1920 c. 75.||The Official Secrets Act 1920.||Section 9(1).|
|In Schedule 1, the amend-ments of section 2 of the Official Secrets Act 1911.|
|1946 c. 27.||The Bank of England Act 1946.||Section 4(4) and (5).|
|1954 c. 32.||The Atomic Energy Authority Act 1954.||In Schedule 3, the words from “For the purposes of section 2 of the Official Secrets Act 1911” to “shall be deemed to bea contract with Her Majesty”.|
|1965 c. 57.||The Nuclear Installations Act 1965.||In Schedule 1, paragraph 2.|
|1967 c. 13.||The Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967.||Section 11(1).|
|1969 c. 48.||The Post Office Act 1969.||In Schedule 4, in paragraph 21(1), the words from the beginning to “Her Majesty; and”.|
|1969 c. 10 (N.I.).||The Parliamentary Commissioner Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.||Section 11(1).|
|1969 c. 25 (N.I.).||The Commissioner for Complaints Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.||Section 12(1).|
|1970 c. 46.||The Radiological Protection Act 1970.||Sections 2(8) and 4(7).|
|1971 c. 11.||The Atomic Energy Authority Act 1971.||In section 19(1) the words “2 and”.|
|In the Schedule, paragraph 2.|
|1977 c. 49.||The National Health Service Act 1977.||In Schedule 13, paragraph 15.|
|1982 c. 16.||The Civil Aviation Act 1982.||Section 18(1).|
|1983 c. 44.||The National Audit Act 1983.||In section 3(5) the words “Except for the purposes of section 2 of the Official Secrets Act 1911 (wrongful communication of information)”.|
|1984 c. 12.||The Telecommunications Act 1984.||In Schedule 4, paragraph 12(1).|
|1984 c. 35.||The Data Protection Act 1984.||Section 17(2) and (3).|
|In Schedule 2, in paragraph 1(2) the words “Except as provided in section 17(2) of this Act”.|
|1985 c. 56.||The Interception of Communications Act 1985.||In section 9(4)(b) the words “or 2”.|
|S.I. 1987/460 (N.I. 5).||The Audit (Northern Ireland) Order 1987.||In Schedule 1, in paragraph 3(3) the words “Except for the purposes of section 2 of the Official Secrets Act 1911 (wrongful communication of information)”.|
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