The Friendly Societies Act 1974 (c.46)E+W+S+N.I.
1Omit sections 4 (provision for separate registration areas) and 10 (societies registered in one registration area carrying on business in another).E+W+S+N.I.
2In section 7 (societies which may be registered), in subsection (2)(b), for “in the central registration area or in Scotland” substitute “ in the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man ”.E+W+S+N.I.
3In section 11 (additional registration requirements for societies with branches), omit “and where any such society has branches in more than one registration area, section 10 above shall apply to that society”.E+W+S+N.I.
4In section 99(4) (punishment of fraud etc and recovery of property misapplied), omit “in the central registration area”.E+W+S+N.I.