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6(1)The M1Transport Act 1968 shall be amended in accordance with this paragraph.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In section 42 of that Act, subsection (3) (which confers power to vary commencing capital debt of the Board to take account of transfers under section 7(5) or (6) or 8(4) of that Act and which is spent) shall be omitted.

(3)Section 45 of that Act (duty of the Board periodically to review its organisation) shall cease to have effect.

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(a)subsection (2) (power of the Board to provide and manage hotels) shall cease to have effect;

(b)in subsection (4), for the words “In subsections (2) and (3) of this section the references to hotels include references" there shall be substituted the words “ In subsection (3) of this section the reference to hotels includes a reference ”; and

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F1Sch. 12 para. 6(6)(a)(7) repealed (1.2.2001) by 2000 c. 38, s. 274, Sch. 31 Pt. IV; S.I. 2001/57, art. 3(1), Sch. 2 Pt. I (subject to savings and transitional provisions in Sch. 2 Pt. II)

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I1Sch. 12 para. 6 wholly in force at 1.4.1994; para. 6 not in force at Royal Assent see s. 154(2); para. 6(1)-(5)(7) in force at 6.1.1994 by S.I. 1993/3237, art. 2(2); Sch. 12 para. 6 in force at 1.4.1994 insofar as not already in force by S.I. 1994/571, art. 5

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