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National Assistance Act 1948

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SEVENTH SCHEDULEEnactments Repealed

Part I

The existing poor law

Session and Chapter.Short Title.Extent of Repeal.
5 Geo. 1. c 8.The Poor Relief (Deserted Wives and Children) Act, 1718.The whole Act.
5 Geo. 4. c. 83.The Vagrancy Act, 1824 .In section three, the words from the beginning to " settled in such other parish, township, or place " ; in section four, the words " every person running away and leaving his wife, or his or her child or children, chargeable, or whereby she or they or any of them shall become chargeable, to any parish, township, or place ".
5 & 6 Vict. c. 57The" Poor Law Amendment Act, 1842.The whole Act.
7 & 8 Vict. c. 101.The Poor Law Amendment Act, 1844.Sections six and seven ; in section eight the words from the beginning to " misdemeanour " ; section sixty-three.
8 & 9 Vict. c. 117.The Poor Removal Act, 1845.The whole Act.
10 & 11 Vict. c 33.The Poor Removal Act, 1847.The whole Act.
12 & 13 Vict. c. 103.The Poor Law Amendment Act, 1849.The whole Act.
20 & 21 Vict. c 13.The Workhouse Sites Act, 1857.The whole Act.
20 & 21 Vict. c. 81.The Burial Act, 1857.Section six, so far as it authorises the consecration and use of new burial grounds.
24 & 25 Vict. c. 76.The Poor Removal (No. 2) Act, 1861.The whole Act.
25 & 26 Vict. c. 113.The Poor Removal Act, 1862.The whole Act.
26 & 27 Vict. c. 89.The Poor Removal Act, 1863.The whole Act.
39 & 40 Vict. c. 61.The Divided Parishes and Poor Law Amendment Act, 1876.Sections nineteen, twenty-four and forty-two.
63 & 64 Vict. c. 23.The Poor Removal Act, 1900.The whole Act.
20 & 21 Geo. 5. c. 17.The Poor Law Act, 1930.The whole Act.
24 & 25 Geo. 5. c 59.The Poor Law Act, 1934The whole Act.
1 & 2 Geo. 6. c 23.The Poor Law (Amendment) Act, 1938.The whole Act.

Part II

The existing poor law in Scotland

Session and Chapter.Short Title.Extent of Repeal.
8 & 9 Vict. c. 83.the Poor Law (Scotland) Act, 1845.The whole Act.
19 & 20 Vict. c 117.The Poor Law (Scotland) Act. 18 s6.The whole Act.
49 & 50 Vict. c 51.The Poor Law Loans and Relief (Scotland) Act, 1886.The whole Act.
61 & 62 Vict. c. 21.The Poor Law (Scotland) Act, 1898.The whole Act.
11 & 12 Geo. 5. c 64.The Poor Law Emergency Provisions (Scotland) Act, 1921.The whole Act.
13 & 14 Geo. 5. c. 6.The Local Authorities (Emergency Provisions) Act. 1923The whole Act.
14 & 15 Geo. 5. c 9.The Poor Law Emergency Provisions Continuance (Scotland) Act, 1924.The whole Act.
15 & 16 Geo. 5. C. 35The Poor Law Emergency Provisions Continuance (Scotland) Act, 1925.The whole Act.
17& 18 Geo. 5. c. 3.The Poor Law Emergency Provisions (Scotland) Act, 1927.The whole Act.
24 & 25 Geo. 5. c 52.The Poor Law (Scotland) Act, 1934.The whole Act.

Part III

Other enactments repealed

Session and Chapter.Short Title.Extent of Repeal.
24 Geo. 2. c. 40The Sale of Spirits Act, 1750.Sections thirteen to sixteen, so far as they relate to workhouses and houses of entertainment for any parish poor.
48 Geo. 3. c. 75The Burial of Drowned Persons Act, 1808.The whole Act.
1 & 2 Will. 4 c 37.The Truck Act, 1831Section seven.
1 & 2 Will. 4 c. 41.The Special Constables Act, 1831.Section twelve
2 & 3 Vict. c. 51.The Pensions Act, 1839.Sections two to four; in section seven the words " the minute of any board of guardians and " ; in section eight from " except to the guardians " to "in such parish", from " other than the guardians " to " Scotland as aforesaid ", and from "which shall not be given " to " advancing the same " ; section ten ; the Schedules.
8 & 9 Vict. c. 19.The Lands Clauses Consolidation (Scotland) Act, 1845.In section one hundred and twenty-seven, the words " Poor's rate or " and " and Poor's rate ".
11 & 12 Vict. c. 43.The Summary Jurisdiction Act, 1848.In section thirty-five, the words " to any warrant or order for the removal of any poor person who is or shall become chargeable to any parish, township, or place; nor ".
15 & 16 Vict. c 85.The Burial Act, 1852Section forty-nine.
16 & 17 Vict. c. 134.The Burial Act, 1853.In section seven, the words from " and section forty-nine " to " parish".
24 & 25 Vict. c. 100.The Offences Against the Person Act, 1861.Section seventy-three.
29 & 30 Vict. c. 109.The Naval Discipline Act.In section ninety-eight A, in subsection (1), the words from " or of leaving "to the end of the subsection.
35 & 36 Vict. c. 65.The Bastardy Laws Amendment Act, 1872.Section seven.
36 & 37 Vict. c. 9.The Bastardy Laws Amendment Act, 1873.Section five.
42 & 43 Vict. c 49.The Summary Jurisdiction Act, 1879.In section thirty-one, subsection (2).
49 & 50 Vict. c 15.The Sporting Lands Rating (Scotland) Act, 1886.In section two, the definition of " The Poor Law Act " ; in section three, the words " and The Poor Law Act ", section five, in section seven the words from " or upon" where those words first occur to "The Poor Law Act", and the words from " or upon" in the second place where those words occur to the end of the section.
49 & 50 Vict. c. 20.The Burial of Drowned Persons Act, 1886.The whole Act.
57 & 58 Vict. c. 58.The Local Government (Scotland) Act, 1894.In section thirty, in sub-section (6) the words from Provided that " to " poor rate " ; in section fifty-four, in the definition of " parish ", the words from " for the purposes of " to the end of the definition.
57 & 58 Vict. c. 60.The Merchant Shipping Act, 1894.In section one hundred and five, the words from " with the concurrence " to the end ; sections one hundred and six, one hundred and seven; section one hundred and eighty-five; in section three hundred and ninety-three, subsection (3).
60 & 61 Vict. c. 31.The Cleansing of Persons Act, 1897.In section one, the words from "the use of such apparatus "to " disability " and the words " or for the relief of the poor ".
60 & 61 Vict. c. 38.The Public Health (Scotland) Act, 1897.In section sixty-nine, in subsection (1) the words from "or (d) any dead body" to "bury it"; in section seventy, the words " (otherwise than at a poor house) ".
61 & 62 Vict. c. 60.The Inebriates Act, 1898.In section twenty-five, paragraph (f).
8 Edw. 7. c. 65The Summary Jurisdiction (Scotland) Act, 1908.In section four, in the last paragraph, the words from " to any warrant " to, " district nor ".
3 & 4 Geo. 5. c. 28.The Mental Deficiency Act. 1913.In section two, in subsection (1), paragraph (b) (vi); in section thirty, proviso (ii).
3 & 4 Geo. 5. c. 38.The Mental Deficiency and Lunacy (Scotland) Act, 1913.In section three, in subsection (1) paragraph (c) (vi) and (vii); in section fifteen, subsection (3).
9 & 10 Geo. 5. c. 20.The Scottish Board of Health Act, 1919.In section four, in subsection (3) the words from " and it is hereby declared " to the end of the subsection.
10 & 11 Geo. 5. c. 49.The Blind Persons Act, 1920The whole Act.
11 & 12 Geo. 5. c. 31.The Police Pensions Act, 1921.In section fourteen, paragraph (2).
13 & 14 Geo. 5. c. 23.The Bastardy Act, 1923Section three.
19 & 20 Geo. 5. c 17.The Local Government Act, 1929.Part I, except section fifteen and paragraphs (f) and (h) of section eighteen ; section one hundred and two.
19 & 20 Geo. 5. c. 25.The Local Government (Scotland) Act, 1929.Sections thirty-two and sixty-four.
20 & 21 Geo. 5 c 33.The Illegitimate Children (Scotland) Act, 1930.Section four.
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c. 12.The Children and Young Persons Act, 1933.In section thirty-five, in the proviso to subsection (1) and in subsection (2) the words "or poor law "; in section seventy-two, in subsection (3), the words " or poor law " in each place where they occur; in section eighty-nine, subsection (4), in section ninety-six, in subsection (4), the words from " (a) in the case " to "other case"; in section ninety-eight, in subsection (1), the words "or a poor law authority " ; in section one hundred and seven, in the definition of " place of safety", the word " workhouse ", and the definition of " poor law authority ".
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c 38.The Summary Jurisdiction (Appeals) Act, 1933.In section nine, subsection (2).
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c.51.The Local Government Act, 1933.In section fifty-nine, in subsection (1), paragraphs (c) and. (h) and proviso (iv); in section one hundred and eighteen the words " of officers appointed under the Poor Law Act, 1930 or."
24 & 25 Geo. 5. c. 29.The Unemployment Act, 1934.The whole Act.
26 Geo. 5. & 1 Edw. 8. c. 31.The Old Age Pensions Act, 1936.In section three, in subsection (1), paragraphs (a) and (c), and the words " subject to the provisions of this section", and subsections (2) and (3) ; in section nine, subsections (3) and (4); section ten ; in section twelve, in subsection (1), paragraph (d), in subsection (2) the words from " and for notice" to registered by them", and subsection (4); in section thirteen, subsection (1).
26 Geo. 5. & 1 Edw. 8. c. 49.The Public Health Act, 1936.In section two hundred and twenty, in the definition of " place of safety ", the words " public assistance institution ".
36 Geo. 5. & 1 Edw. 8. c. 50.The Public Health (London) Act, 1936.Section two hundred and twenty-four; in section three hundred and four, in the definition of " place of safety " the word " workhouse ".
1 Edw. 8. & 1 Geo. 6. c. 37.The Children and Young Persons (Scotland) Act, 1937In section eleven, in subsection (1) the words from " or to any person " to relief of the poor " ; in section forty-three, in the proviso to subsection (1) and in subsection (2) the words " or poor law"; in section seventy-six, in subsection (3), the words " or poor law " in each place where they occur; in section ninety-three, subsection (4); section one hundred ; in section one hundred and one, subsection (1) ; in subsection (2) from the words " and expenses " to the end of the subsection ; in subsection (7) the words " a poor law authority " ; in section one hundred and two, the words "or a poor law authority " ; in section one hundred and six, subsection (2); in section one hundred and ten, in the definition of " place of safety " the word " poorhouse ", and the definition of " poor law authority ".
1 & 2 Geo. 6. c. 11.The Blind Persons Act, 1938.Sections two to four; in section five the definition of " medical assistance ".
2 & 3 Geo. 6. c. 40.The London Government Act, 1939.In section thirty-three, in subsection (1) paragraph (c) and in subsection (2) paragraph (e); in section thirty-four, in subsection (1), paragraph (a); in section eighty-five the words "of officers appointed under the Poor Law Act, 1930 or"; in section one hundred and sixty-six, the proviso to subsection (1).
2 & 3 Geo. 6. c 93.The Unemployment Assistance (Emergency Powers) Act, 1939.The whole Act.
3 & 4 Geo. 6. c. 13.The Old Age and Widows' Pensions Act, 1940The whole Act, except sections eighteen and twenty-one.
3 & 4 Geo. 6. c. 31.The War Charities Act, 1940.In section fourteen, in subsection (3), paragraph (a) of the proviso.
3 & 4 Geo. 6. c. 44.The Unemployment Insurance Act, 1940.The whole Act.
4 & 5 Geo. 6. c. 11.The Determination of Needs Act, 1941.The whole Act.
6 & 7 Geo. 6. c. 27.The. Pensions and Determination of Needs Act, 1943.The whole Act, except subsection (2) of section five, section nine and the Second Schedule.
9 & 10 Geo. 6. c. 62.The National Insurance (Industrial Injuries) Act, 1946.Section thirty-one.
9 & 10 Geo. 6. c. 67.The National Insurance Act, 1946.In section thirty, in subsection (1) paragraph (c) and in subsection (5) paragraph (a); in section sixty-eight, subsection (2) so far as it relates to. Parts I or III of the Twelfth Schedule, subsection (3), in subsection (4) the words "and subsection (2) of section forty-two of the Unemployment Assistance Act, 1934 ", and subsection (6); in the Eleventh Schedule, Parts I and III; in the Twelfth Schedule, Parts I and III.
9 & 10 Geo. 6. c. 81.The National Health Service Act, 1946.In section fifty, subsection (4).
10 & 11 Geo. 6. c. 19.The Polish Resettlement Act, 1947.In section two, subsections (1), (3) and (4); in the Schedule, Part I.
10 & 11 Geo. 6. c. 27.The National Health Service (Scotland) Act, 1947.In section fifty, subsection (4).
10 & 11 Geo. 6. c. 43.The Local Government (Scotland) Act, 1947.In section seventy-three, subsection (3); in section one hundred and and five, in subsection (3) the words " and the town council of every large burgh", the words "or schemes ", and the words from " (a) poor law " to " county council " ; in section one hundred and seven, subsection (2); in subsection (3) the words " poor law or ", and subsection (4); in section one hundred and eleven, in subsection (2) the words from " or any committee" to "poor law " ; in section one hundred and forty, in subsection (1), the words from " and in the case of" to the end of the subsection; in section three hundred and seventy - nine, in subsection (1), the definition of " Poor Law Acts ".

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