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Registration Service Act 1953

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FIRST SCHEDULEConsequential Amendments in other Enactments

A. The Births and Deaths Registration Act, 1836 (6 & 7 Will. 4. c. 86)

1In section thirty-five—

(a)for the words " one shilling " there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence;

(b)for the word " sixpence " where first occurring there shall be substituted the word

ninepence; and

(c)for the words " two shillings and sixpence " there shall be substituted the words

three shillings and ninepence.

B. The Non-parochial Registers Act, 1840 (3 & 4 Vict. c. 92)

2In section five, for the words " between the hours of ten in the morning and four in the afternoon of every day, except Sundays and Christmas Day and Good Friday " there shall be substituted the words

at any time when the General Register Office is open for that purpose.

C. The Marriage and Registration Act, 1856 (19 & 20 Vict. c. 119)

3In section twenty-four—

(a)for the words " one shilling " there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence;

(b)for the word " sixpence " where first occurring there shall be substituted the word

ninepence; and

(c)for the words " two shillings and sixpence " there shall be substituted the words

three shillings and ninepence.

D. The Marriage Act, 1949 (12, 13 & 14 Geo. 6. c. 76)

4In subsection (6) of section twenty-seven, for the words " one shilling" there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence.

5In subsection (1) of section twenty-nine for the words " five shillings " there shall be substituted the words

seven shillings and sixpence.

6In subsection (6) of section thirty-one for the words " one shilling" there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence.

7In subsection (5) of section thirty-two—

(a)for the words " one shilling " there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence; and

(b)for the words " one pound ten shillings " there shall be substituted the words

two pounds five shillings.

8In subsection (6) of section forty-one for the words " three pounds" there shall be substituted the words

four pounds ten shillings.

9In subsection (4) of section forty-two, for the words "three pounds" there shall be substituted the words

four pounds ten shillings.

10In section fifty-one—

(a)for the words " ten shillings " there shall be substituted the words

fifteen shillings; and

(b)for the words " five shillings " there shall be substituted the words

seven shillings and sixpence.

11In subsection (4) of section fifty-seven for the word " sixpence " there shall be substituted the word

ninepence.

12In subsection (2) of section fifty-eight, the words " so that they may be most readily seen and examined " shall be omitted.

13In subsection (1) of section sixty-three—

(a)for the words " one shilling " in both places where they occur there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence;

(b)for the word " sixpence " where first occurring there shall be substituted the word

ninepence; and

(c)for the words "two shillings and sixpence" there shall be substituted the words

three shillings and ninepence.

14In subsection (2) of section sixty-four—

(a)for the words " at all reasonable hours " there shall be substituted the words

at any time when the register office is required to be open for the transaction of public business;

(b)for the words " five shillings " there shall be substituted the words

seven shillings and sixpence;

(c)for the words " one shilling " there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence; and

(d)for the words "two shillings and sixpence" there shall be substituted the words

three shillings and ninepence.

15In subsection (2) of section sixty-five—

(a)for the words " between the hours of ten in the morning and four in the afternoon of every day, except Sundays, Christmas Day and Good Friday " there shall be substituted the words

at any time when the General Register Office is open for that purpose;

(b)for the words " twenty shillings " there shall be substituted the words

thirty shillings;

(c)for the words " one shilling " there shall be substituted the words

one shilling and sixpence; and

(d)for the words " two shillings and sixpence" there shall be substituted the words

three shillings and ninepence,

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