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(1)Any function falling within subsection (1)(a) or (c) of section 2 above which is a power to make subordinate legislation may be exercised by the Treasury or, as the case may be, the Board at any time after the passing of this Act if the subordinate legislation made in the exercise of the power comes into force after the commencement of that section.
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(4)The enactments specified in Schedule 6 to this Act are repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.
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