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118Power to make further consequential amendments etcE+W+S+N.I.

(1)The Treasury or the Secretary of State may by order make such provision amending, repealing, revoking or applying with modifications any enactment to which this section applies as they consider necessary or expedient in consequence of any provision made by or under this Act.

(2)This section applies to—

(a)any enactment passed or made before the passing of this Act, and

(b)any enactment passed or made on or before the last day of the Session in which this Act is passed.

(3)Amendments and repeals made under this section are additional to those made by or under any other provision of this Act.

119 Transitional provisions and savingsE+W+S+N.I.

(1)Schedule 20 contains transitional provisions.

(2)Schedule 21 contains provision about the transfer of property, rights and liabilities.

(3)The Treasury may by order make such provision as they consider necessary or expedient for transitory, transitional or saving purposes in connection with the commencement of any provision made by or under this Act.

(4)An order under subsection (3) may, in particular—

(a)make provision enabling any person by whom any powers will become exercisable, on a date set by or under this Act, by virtue of any provision made by or under this Act to take before that date any steps which are necessary as a preliminary to the exercise of those powers;

(b)make provision treating any relevant instrument which was made, issued or given by the Financial Services Authority under any enactment before section 6 is fully in force and is designated by the FCA, the PRA or the Bank of England (or any two or more of them) in accordance with the order—

(i)as having been made, issued or given by the designating body or bodies;

(ii)as having been made, issued or given (or also made, issued or given) under a corresponding provision of this Act or of an enactment as amended by or under this Act;

(c)make provision enabling a body which makes a designation by virtue of paragraph (b) to modify the instrument being designated;

(d)make provision treating anything done before section 6 is fully in force by persons appointed by the Financial Services Authority with the approval of the Treasury as having been done by the FCA;

(e)make provision treating anything done before section 6 is fully in force by persons appointed by the Prudential Regulation Authority Limited with the approval of the Treasury and the Bank of England as having been done by the PRA;

(f)make provision treating any permission given or other thing done by the Financial Services Authority before commencement under an enactment amended by this Act—

(i)as having been made, given or done under a corresponding provision of the enactment as so amended;

(ii)as having been made, given or done (or also made, given or done) by the PRA or the Bank of England;

(g)make provision for the continuation of proceedings begun before commencement, including provision about the decisions available to bodies before which such proceedings take place and the effect of their decisions;

(h)make provision for making savings, or additional savings, from the effect of any repeal or revocation made by or under this Act.

(5)An order under subsection (3) may—

(a)confer functions on the Treasury, the FCA or the PRA, or on the Bank of England or its Financial Policy Committee;

(b)modify, exclude or apply (with or without modifications) any enactment (including any provision of, or made under, this Act).

(6)In subsection (4)—

(a)commencement” means the commencement of such provisions of this Act as may be specified by the order;

(b)relevant instrument” means rules, guidance, requirements or a code, scheme, statement or direction.

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Commencement Information

I1S.119 partly in force; s. 119(3)-(6) in force at Royal Assent, see s. 122(1).

I2S. 119(1)(2) in force at 24.1.2013 by S.I. 2013/113, art. 2(1)(a), Sch. Pt. 1

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