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10(1)The bodies established by section 26 of the Local Government Act 1985 (c. 51) and known as metropolitan county fire and civil defence authorities shall be known instead as metropolitan county fire and rescue authorities.E+W+S+N.I.
(2)So far as necessary or appropriate in consequence of sub-paragraph (1), a reference in an enactment, instrument, agreement or other document to a metropolitan county fire and civil defence authority shall be treated as a reference to a metropolitan county fire and rescue authority.
(3)In the following provisions for “(fire services, civil defence and transport)” substitute “ (fire and rescue services and transport) ”
(a)F1. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
(b)sections 21(1)(i), 39(1)(g), 67(3)(k) and 152(2)(i) of the Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42),
(c)section 1(10)(d) of the Local Government (Overseas Assistance) Act 1993 (c. 25),
(d)paragraph 19 of Schedule 1 to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (c. 36), and
(e)sections 23(1)(k) and 33(1)(j) of the Local Government Act 2003 (c. 26).
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