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Nurses (Scotland) Act 1951

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35Repeals and savings

(1)The enactments mentioned in the first and second columns of the Fifth Schedule to this Act are hereby repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.

(2)Nothing in this Act shall affect any order, regulation, scheme, rule, specification or determination made, licence granted, resolution passed, direction, certificate or approval given, application made or granted, notice served or given, date fixed or any other thing done under an enactment repealed by this Act, but any such order, regulation, scheme, rule, specification, determination, licence, resolution, direction, certificate, approval, application, notice, date or thing shall, if in force at the passing of this Act, continue in force, and so far as it could have been made, granted, passed, given, served, fixed or done under the corresponding provision of this Act, it shall have effect as if it had been made, granted, passed, given, served, fixed or done under that corresponding provision and, in the case of an approval, had been given for the purposes of that provision.

(3)Any document referring to an enactment repealed by this Act shall be construed as referring to the corresponding provision of this Act.

(4)Any person holding office or acting or serving under or by virtue of an enactment repealed by this Act shall continue to hold his office or to act or serve as if he had been appointed or authorised under or by virtue of the corresponding provision of this Act.

(5)The register of nurses kept under the Nurses Registration (Scotland) Act, 1919, and the roll of assistant nurses kept under the Nurses (Scotland) Act, 1943, shall be deemed the register of nurses and the roll of assistant nurses respectively to be kept under this Act.

(6)The mention of particular matters in this section shall not be taken to affect the general application of section thirty-eight of the Interpretation Act, 1889, with regard to the effect of repeals.

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