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In this Part—
“modify” includes amend, repeal or revoke;
“register” means a register of parliamentary electors or local government electors maintained by a registration officer in Great Britain;
“registration officer” has the same meaning as in the Representation of the People Act 1983 (see section 8 of that Act);
“subordinate legislation” has the same meaning as in the Interpretation Act 1978.
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