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I1Part IX partly in force at Royal Assent; see s. 2(3).

Chapter or NumberShort title or titleExtent of repeal or revocation
Group 1 – Statute Law Revision Acts
24 & 25 Vict. c.101.Statute Law Revision Act 1861.The whole Act.
35 & 36 Vict. c.97.Statute Law Revision (No.2) Act 1872.The whole Act.
37 & 38 Vict. c.96.Statute Law Revision (No.2) Act 1874.The whole Act.
41 & 42 Vict. c.79.Statute Law Revision Act 1878.The whole Act.
55 & 56 Vict. c.19.Statute Law Revision Act 1892.The whole Act.
56 & 57 Vict. c.14.Statute Law Revision Act 1893.Section 1.
56 & 57 Vict. c.54.Statute Law Revision (No.2) Act 1893.The whole Act.
61 & 62 Vict. c.22.Statute Law Revision Act 1898.The whole Act.
8 Edw.7 c.49.Statute Law Revision Act 1908.The whole Act.
14 Geo.6 c.6.Statute Law Revision Act 1950.Section 3(2).
2 & 3 Eliz.2 c.5.Statute Law Revision Act 1953.Section 1.
1973 c.55.Statute Law Revision (Northern Ireland) Act 1973.Section 1.
The Schedule.
1976 c.12.Statute Law Revision (Northern Ireland) Act 1976.The whole Act.
1980 c.59.Statute Law Revision (Northern Ireland) Act 1980.The whole Act.
Group 2 – Statute Law (Repeals) Acts
1969 c.52.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1969.Section 1.
Section 2(3).
In section 5(1), the words “and so much of this Act as repeals the enactments mentioned in Parts III and IV of the Schedule.” Section 6.
The Schedule.
1971 c.52.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1971.The whole Act.
1973 c.39.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1973.In section 2(1), the words “, except as provided by paragraph 2(2) of Schedule 2 to this Act”.
In section 2(2), the words from “or the Isle of Man” to the end.
Schedule 1 except Parts II, VI and XI and the savings specified at the end of those Parts.
In Schedule 2, paragraph 2.
1974 c.22.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1974.In section 3(2), the words “or the Isle of Man”.
The Schedule except Parts III, VI and VII and the savings specified at the end of those Parts.
1975 c.10.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1975.Section 1(1) and (3).
Section 2(2).
The Schedule.
1976 c.16.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1976.Section 1(1).
Section 2(3).
In section 3(2), the words from “or the Isle of Man” to the end.
Schedule 1.
1977 c.18.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1977.Section 1(1).
Section 4(2).
In section 4(3), the words from “or the Isle of Man” to the end.
Schedule 1.
In Schedule 2, the entries relating to the Highways Act 1959 and the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 1963.
1978 c.45.Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1978.Section 1(1).
In section 3(2), the words “or the Isle of Man”.
Schedule 1.

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