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The Army Act and the Air Force Act shall continue in force until the end of the year nineteen hundred and fifty-six but no longer.
The transitional provisions and savings set out in the First Schedule to this Act shall have effect in connection with the expiry of the Army Act and the Air Force Act.
In connection with the replacement of the Army Act and the Air Force Act by new provisions, the enactments set out in the Second Schedule to this Act shall be amended as provided by that Schedule.
The provisions set out in the Third Schedule to this Act, being the provisions contained in sections one hundred and seventy-four and one hundred and seventy-four A of the Army Act and of the Air Force Act, shall have permanent effect.
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(1)This Act may be cited as the Revision of the Army and Air Force Acts (Transitional Provisions) Act, 1955.
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