Interpretation of Part IE+W+S+N.I.
1In this Part of this Schedule—E+W+S+N.I.
“the 1998 Act” means the Registration of Political Parties Act 1998;
“the appointed day” means the appointed day for the purposes of Part II of this Act;
“the compliance period” means the period of six weeks beginning with the initial date;
“emblem”, in relation to a party, means an emblem to be used by the party on ballot papers;
“the initial date” means the date falling 14 days after the day on which this Act is passed;
“the new registers” means the Great Britain register and the Northern Ireland register.