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I1Sch. 15 partly in force; Sch. 15 in force for specified purposes at Royal Assent see s. 101; Sch. 15 in force for further specified purposes at 1.3.1999 by S.I. 1999/340, art. 2(3), Sch. Pt. 3; Sch. 15 in force for further specified purposes at 1.10.1999 by S.I. 1999/2204, art. 3; Sch. 15 in force for further specified purposes at 2.12.1999 by S.I. 1999/3209, art. 2, Sch.

Chapter or NumberShort titleExtent of repeal
3 Edw 7 c.37.Irish Land Act 1903.Sections 27 to 42.
Section 47.
10 & 11 Geo 5 c.67.Government of Ireland Act 1920.The whole Act.
12 Geo 5 c.2 (N.I.).Exchequer and Audit Act (Northern Ireland) 1921.Section 5.
Section 28(1).
14 & 15 Geo 5 c.11 (N.I.).Ministers (Temporary Exercise of Powers) Act (Northern Ireland) 1924.The whole Act.
10 & 11 Geo 6 c.37.Northern Ireland Act 1947.Section 8.
Section 9(1) and (5).
Section 14(1) and (2).
1 & 2 Eliz 2 c.3.Public Works Loans Act 1952.Section 6.
1 & 2 Eliz 2 c.15 (N.I.).Ministerial Offices Act (Northern Ireland) 1952.The whole Act.
2 & 3 Eliz 2 c.33 (N.I.).Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954.Section 13(2).
In section 46(2), in the definition of “the constitutional laws of Northern Ireland”, the words “the Government of Ireland Act 1920, and” and “amending or extending it or otherwise”.
1965 c.18 (N.I.).Ministerial Salaries and Members’ Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 1965.The whole Act.
1969 c.7 (N.I.).Superannuation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.Section 4.
1972 c.22.Northern Ireland (Temporary Provisions) Act 1972.The whole Act.
1973 c.17.Northern Ireland Assembly Act 1973.The whole Act.
1973 c.36.Northern Ireland Constitution Act 1973.Sections 1 to 9.
Sections 11 to 32.
Section 33(1).
Section 36(1)(d).
Section 37(1).
Sections 38 to 40.
Schedules 1 to 5.
1973 c.69.Northern Ireland Constitution (Amendment) Act 1973.The whole Act.
1974 c.28.Northern Ireland Act 1974.The whole Act.
1975 c.24.House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975.In Schedule 1, in Part II, the entries relating to the Equal Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland, the Fair Employment Commission for Northern Ireland and the Northern Ireland Disability Council; in Part III, the entry relating to the Additional Commissioner of the Equal Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland.
1975 c.25.Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975.Section 5(1).
In Schedule 1, in Part II, the entries relating to the Commission for Racial Equality for Northern Ireland, the Equal Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland, the Fair Employment Commission for Northern Ireland and the Northern Ireland Disability Council; in Part III, the entries relating to the Additional Commissioner of the Commission for Racial Equality for Northern Ireland and the Additional Commissioner of the Equal Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland.
Schedule 2.
1976 c.25.Fair Employment (Northern Ireland) Act 1976.Section 1(2).
Section 58(1).
Schedule 1.
Schedule 6.
S.I. 1976/426 (N.I.8).Members’ Pensions (Northern Ireland) Order 1976.The whole Order.
S.I. 1976/1042 (N.I.15).Sex Discrimination (Northern Ireland) Order 1976.In Article 2(2), the definition of “the interim period”.
Article 54(2) to (4).
Schedule 3.
In Schedule 6, paragraph 2.
S.I. 1979/1573 (N.I.12).Statutory Rules (Northern Ireland) Order 1979.In Article 7(1), the words from “subject to” to “1974”.
Article 11(4).
In Schedule 4, paragraph 14.
1981 c.35.Finance Act 1981.Section 137(1) and (2).
S.I. 1982/713 (N.I.10).Probation Board (Northern Ireland) Order 1982.In Schedule 1, paragraph 1(2).
1982 c.38.Northern Ireland Act 1982.The whole Act.
S.I. 1984/1821 (N.I.11).Fire Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1984.In Article 5(1)(f), the words “under section 12 of the Northern Ireland Constitution Act 1973”.
1986 c.50.Social Security Act 1986.In Schedule 9, paragraph 6.
1986 c.53.Building Societies Act 1986.Section 122(2).
1986 c.56.Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986.In Schedule 3, paragraphs 1 and 2.
1986 c.60.Financial Services Act 1986.Section 209(2).
S.I. 1986/595 (N.I.4).Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986.In Schedule 5, in Part II the amendment of the Ministerial Salaries and Members’ Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 1965.
1987 c.22.Banking Act 1987.Section 109(2).
1987 c.43.Consumer Protection Act 1987.Section 49(2).
S.I. 1987/460 (N.I.5).Audit (Northern Ireland) Order 1987.In Article 2(2), the definition of “the interim period”.
Article 4(2), (6) and (7).
Article 6(6).
Article 11(2) and (3).
In Schedule 1, paragraph 4(3).
In Schedule 2, paragraph 4(3).
S.I. 1987/2203 (N.I.22).Adoption (Northern Ireland) Order 1987.In Schedule 4, paragraph 1.
1989 c.6.Official Secrets Act 1989.Section 12(1)(b).
1989 c.32.Fair Employment (Northern Ireland) Act 1989.In section 21(1), the definition of “the Commission”.
In Schedule 2, paragraphs 2, 5, 6 and 22 to 28.
1989 c.40.Companies Act 1989.In section 213(7), the words from “Subject to any Order” to the end.
1990 c.37.Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990.Section 48(2).
1990 c.42.Broadcasting Act 1990.In Schedule 20, paragraph 19.
1990 c.43.Environmental Protection Act 1990.Section 3(8).
Section 153(5).
1991 c.48.Child Support Act 1991.Section 23(4) and (5).
Section 56(2) to (4).
In Schedule 5, paragraph 2.
S.I. 1991/2628 (N.I.23).Child Support (Northern Ireland) Order 1991.Article 49(2) and (3).
1992 c.5.Social Security Administration Act 1992.Sections 177 and 178.
Schedule 8.
1992 c.8.Social Security Administration (Northern Ireland) Act 1992.Sections 153 and 154.
In section 167(1), the definition of “Joint Authority”.
1992 c.40.Friendly Societies Act 1992.Section 124(2).
1993 c.36.Criminal Justice Act 1993.Section 79(11).
1993 c.39.National Lottery etc. Act 1993.Section 63(2).
1993 c.48.Pension Schemes Act 1993.In section 167(2), the words “section 177 (co-ordination with Northern Ireland)”.
Section 187.
1993 c.49.Pension Schemes (Northern Ireland) Act 1993.In section 163(2), the words “section 153 (co-ordination with Great Britain)”.
S.I. 1993/1252 (N.I.5).Financial Provisions (Northern Ireland) Order 1993.Article 8(6A).
1994 c.26.Trade Marks Act 1994.In Schedule 4, the entry in paragraph 1(2) relating to the Northern Ireland Constitution Act 1973.
1995 c.34.Child Support Act 1995.Section 29(2) to (4).
S.I. 1995/2702 (N.I.13).Child Support (Northern Ireland) Order 1995.Article 20.
1996 c.11.Northern Ireland (Entry to Negotiations, etc.) Act 1996.The whole Act.
1996 c.22.Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Act 1996.In Schedule 6, paragraph 1.
S.I. 1996/1297 (N.I.7).Commissioner for Complaints (Northern Ireland) Order 1996.Article 23(1).
In Schedule 2, the entries relating to the Equal Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland, the Fair Employment Commission for Northern Ireland and the Commission for Racial Equality for Northern Ireland.
Schedule 4.
S.I. 1996/1298 (N.I.8).Ombudsman (Northern Ireland) Order 1996.Article 3(3).
In Schedule 5, the amendments of sections 19 to 22 of the Northern Ireland Constitution Act 1973 and the Northern Ireland Act 1974.
S.I. 1997/869 (N.I.6).Race Relations (Northern Ireland) Order 1997.Article 42(1) and (3) to (5).
Schedule 1.
In Schedule 2, paragraphs 1 and 7.
1998 c.12.Northern Ireland (Elections) Act 1998.The whole Act.
1998 c.32.Police (Northern Ireland) Act 1998.Section 1(2).
Section 18(4).
1998 c.47.Northern Ireland Act 1998.In Schedule 13, paragraph 18.
1998 c.48.Registration of Political Parties Act 1998.In section 2(2)(e) the word “New”.
S.I. 1998/749 (N.I.4).Financial Provisions (Northern Ireland) Order 1998.Article 7.

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