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SCHEDULE 8E+W+S+N.I. Repeals

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E1Schedule 8: amendments/repeals are co-extensive with the enactments they affect see s.86.

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I1Sch. 8 partly in force; Sch 8 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 84(1); certain repeals in force: at 1.10.1991 by S.I.1991/2054, art. 3, Sch.; at 1.4.1992 by S.I. 1992/421, art. 2,Sch.; at 1.7.1992 by S.I. 1992/1286, art. 2, Sch; at 5.7.1993 by S.I. 1993/1461 art. 2

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
1970 c. 44.The Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act 1970.In section 21(4) the words “and any badge” onwards.
In section 21(5) the words “and in the case” onwards.
1972 c. 27.The Road Traffic (Foreign Vehicles) Act 1972.In Schedule 1— the entry relating to section 8(1) of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981;
in the entry relating to section 68 of the Road Traffic Act 1988, the word “goods”.
1972 c. 71.The Criminal Justice Act 1972.Section 24(2).
1973 c. 62.The Powers of Criminal Courts Act 1973.In section 44(3), paragraphs (a) and (b) and the word “and” immediately preceding them.
1975 c. 46.The International Road Haulage Permits Act 1975.In section 1(9), the words “section 56(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1972 or”.
1981 c. 14.The Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981.Section 7.
Section 8(1) to (2).
In section 8(3), the words “for the purposes of this Act”.
Section 9.
In section 9A(1), the words “with the omission of subsection (1)(b)”.
Section 9A(2).
Section 20(6).
Section 51(2).
In section 53(1), the words “certifying officers, public service vehicle examiners” and the words “public service” in the second place where they appear. Section 65(1)(f).
In section 66A(1), paragraph (b) and the word “or” immediately preceding it.
In section 68(4), the reference to section 9(9)(b).
In section 82(1), the definition of “certifying officer”.
In Schedule 7, paragraph 17(a).
1982 c. 49.The Transport Act 1982.In section 9, the paragraph beginning “Any functions under section 9”.
Section 10(5).
In section 10(8), the words from “Without prejudice” to “their functions”.
Section 19.
Section 21(2) and (3).
Section 23(4).
In Schedule 5, paragraph 21.
1984 c. 27.The Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.In section 17(2), the word “or” at the end of paragraph (b).
Section 35(9).
In section 51(5), the words “being not less than 2 years”.
In section 55(4)(c), the words from “to the Council” to “City of London”.
In section 85(1), the words “the prescribed”.
In section 85(2)(a), the words “the prescribed”.
In section 99(2), paragraph (c) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.
In section 102(2), the word “and” at the end of paragraph (b).
In section 102(8), the words following paragraph (b) in the definition of “appropriate authority”, and the word “and” at the end of the definition of “person responsible”.
Section 104(10).
In section 105(3)(b), the words “under section 49(4) of this Act.”
In section 106—
subsections (2) to (4), (6) and (10);
in subsection (5), the words “After the end of the experimental period”;
in subsection (9), the words “except in the case of an order to which subsection (6) above applies”.
In section 117(3), the definition of “disabled person’s badge”.
Section 141.
In Schedule 13, in paragraph 40, the words “and for” onwards.
1985 c. 67.The Transport Act 1985.In Part II of Schedule 2, paragraph 4(3) and (11)(b).
In Schedule 7, paragraph 21(2) and (3).
1988 c. 52.The Road Traffic Act 1988.Section 15(10).
Section 19A.
In section 29, the words “In this section” to the end.
Section 30(3).
Section 41(3)(b) and (c).
Section 48(6).
Section 50(2) and (3).
In section 51(1)(b), the word “goods”.
In section 61(2)(a), the words from “goods” to “service”.
Section 61(5).
Section 67(4)(a).
Section 73(2).
Section 75(3)(a)(iii).
In section 75(6), paragraph (c) and the word “or” immediately preceding it.
Section 75(8).
Section 79(2)(a).
In section 86, in the table, the entry for “Goods vehicle examiner”.
Section 97(7).
Section 98(5).
In section 105(2)(ee), the words “for any purpose of this Part of this Act”.
In section 105(2)(f), the words “for the purposes of this Part of this Act”.
Section 151(9)(b).
In section 164(6), the words “to a constable”.
In section 165(4), the words “to a constable”.
In section 173(2), the word “and” at the end of paragraph (k).
In section 183(3), paragraph (b) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.
In section 192(2), the word “ “road””.
Section 193.
Schedule 4.
1988 c. 53.The Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.In section 17(3), the word “goods” in each place where it occurs.
Section 23(2).
Section 27(2).
In section 30(2), the words “Subject to section 28(2) of this Act,”.
Section 30(3).
Section 54(8).
Section 59(6).
Section 60.
In Schedule 1, in the Table—
in the entry relating to section 71 of the Road Traffic Act 1988, in column 2 the word “goods” in each place where it occurs;
the entries relating to sections 97 and 98 of that Act.
In Part I of Schedule 2—
in the entries relating to sections 68 and 71 of the Road Traffic Act 1988, in column 2 the word “goods” in each place where it occurs;
the entries relating to sections 97 and 98 of that Act;
in the entry relating to section 165 of that Act, in column 2 the word “constable”;
the entries in columns 6 and 7 relating to section 178 of that Act;
in the entry relating to section 26 of the Road Traffic Offenders Act, in column 2 the words “on committal for sentence etc.
In Part II of Schedule 2, the entries in columns 3 and 4 relating to stealing or attempting to steal a motor vehicle or to section 12 or 25 of the Theft Act 1968.
In Schedule 3, the entry relating to section 97 of the Road Traffic Act 1988.
1988 c. 54.The Road Traffic (Consequential Provisions) Act 1988.Section 6.
In Part I of Schedule 2—
in paragraph 1;
in paragraph 3(1) the entry beginning “for “section 56(2)(a)””.
paragraph 4(2);
paragraph 8;
paragraph 9;
paragraph 10(b);
paragraph 13(b)(ii);
paragraph 15(b) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.
Parts II, III and IV of Schedule 2.
In Schedule 3—
paragraph 6(3) and (5); paragraph 8(1);
paragraph 8(2)(d) and the word “and” immediately preceding it;
paragraph 9(1)(c) and the word “and” immediately preceding it;
paragraph 9(3)(b); paragraph 11(b) and (c);
paragraph 37(1) and (2).
Schedule 5.
1989 c. 22.The Road Traffic (Driver Licensing and Information Systems) Act 1989.In Schedule 3, paragraph 21.
1991 c. 40The Road Traffic Act 1991.In Schedule 4, paragraph 79.

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