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Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012

Section 149: Power to make consequential and supplementary provision etc

812.Section 149 gives the Lord Chancellor and the Secretary of State a power to make consequential, supplementary, incidental, transitional, transitory or saving provision by regulations in relation to any provision in the Act. Such provision may amend, repeal, revoke or otherwise modify Acts of Parliament and Acts or Measures of the National Assembly for Wales passed before or in the same Session as the Act and instruments made under such Acts or Measures before the provision in question comes into force.

813.Subsections (4) and (5) provide that, where the regulations amend or repeal an Act of Parliament or an Act or Measure of the National Assembly for Wales, they will be subject to the affirmative resolution procedure. Otherwise, the regulations will be subject to the negative resolution procedure

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