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Commencement Orders bringing legislation that affects this Act into force:
(1)In this Act—
“the principal Act” means the M1Fire Services Act 1947;
“the Firemen’s Pension Scheme” means any scheme made under section twenty-six of the principal Act and for the time being in force;
and any expression used in this Act and the principal Act has the same meaning in this Act as in that Act.
(2)References in this Act to any enactment are references thereto as amended by any other enactment, including, except where the context otherwise requires, this Act.
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