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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Polling days for parliamentary general elections

  3. 2.Early parliamentary general elections

  4. 3.Dissolution of Parliament

  5. 4.General election for Scottish Parliament not to fall on same date as parliamentary general election under section 1(2)

  6. 5.General election for National Assembly for Wales not to fall on same date as parliamentary general election under section 1(2)

  7. 6.Supplementary provisions

  8. 7.Final provisions

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      1. Succession to the Crown Act 1707 (c. 41)

        1. 1.In section 7 of the Succession to the Crown Act...

      2. Septennial Act 1715 (c. 38)

        1. 2.The Septennial Act 1715 is repealed.

      3. Representation of the People Act 1867 (c. 102)

        1. 3.In section 51 of the Representation of the People Act...

      4. Parliament Act 1911 (c. 13)

        1. 4.In the Parliament Act 1911 omit section 7.

      5. Regency Act 1937 (c. 16)

        1. 5.In section 6(1) of the Regency Act 1937 omit the...

      6. Representation of the People Act 1983 (c. 2)

        1. 6.The Representation of the People Act 1983 is amended as...

        2. 7.In section 76ZA(3)(a) after “during” insert “ or after ”....

        3. 8.In section 93(5)(a) omit the words from “or any earlier...

        4. 9.In section 119(2) after “mourning” insert “ (but, in relation...

        5. 10.(1) Amend the Timetable in rule 1 in Schedule 1...

        6. 11.(1) Amend rule 2 in Schedule 1 as follows.

        7. 12.In rule 6A(4) in Schedule 1 after “rule 2(1)” insert...

        8. 13.In the form of writ in the Appendix of Forms...

      7. Representation of the People Act 1985 (c. 50)

        1. 14.The Representation of the People Act 1985 is amended as...

        2. 15.(1) Amend section 15 as follows. (2) After subsection (3)...

        3. 16.For section 20 substitute— Demise of the Crown and parliamentary...

      8. Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986 (c. 56)

        1. 17.In section 4(6) of the Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986 for...

      9. Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 (c. 41)

        1. 18.The Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 is amended...

        2. 19.In section 22(2A) after “1983” insert “ (subject to rule...

        3. 20.In section 63(6)(a) for the words from “Her Majesty's” to...

        4. 21.(1) Amend Schedule 9 as follows. (2) In paragraph 1(3)(a)...

        5. 22.(1) Amend Schedule 10 as follows. (2) In paragraph 1(2)(a)...

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