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1In section 1(2) of the Peerage Act 1963 (disclaimer of certain hereditary peerages) for the words from “has” to the end there shall be substituted the words “ is excepted from section 1 of the House of Lords Act 1999 by virtue of section 2 of that Act ”.E+W+S+N.I.
2In section 1 of the Recess Elections Act 1975 (issue of warrants for making out writs to replace members of the House of Commons whose seats have become vacant), in—E+W+S+N.I.
(a)subsection (1)(a), and
(b)paragraph (a) of the definition of “certificate of vacancy” in subsection (2),
for the words “become a peer” there shall be substituted the words “ become disqualified as a peer for membership of the House of Commons ”.
3In Schedule 1 to that Act (certificate of vacancy), for the words “has become a peer of Parliament” there shall be substituted the words “ has become disqualified as a peer for membership of the House of Commons ”.E+W+S+N.I.
|Chapter||Short title||Extent of repeal|
|1963 c. 48.||The Peerage Act 1963.||In section 1(3), paragraph (b) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.|
|In section 3, in subsection (1)(b), the words from “(including” to “that House)” and, in subsection (2), the words from “and” to the end of the subsection.|
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