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The Police and Magistrates' Courts Act 1994 (Commencement No. 1 and Transitional Provisions) Order 1994

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Commencement on 8th August 1994

3.—(1) The provisions of the 1994 Act which are listed in paragraph (2) below shall come into force on 8th August 1994.

(2) The provisions referred to in paragraph (1) above are–

(a)section 18 (regulations for police forces), except to the extent that subsection (3) inserts a new subsection (3) into section 33 of the 1964 Act;

(b)section 41 (metropolitan police: assistant commissioners);

(c)section 46 (interpretation of Part I);

(d)section 52(1) and (3) (regulations for police forces) to the extent only that those subsections insert a new subsection (2B) in section 26 of the Police (Scotland) Act 1967(1);

(e)section 65 (interpretation of Part II);

(f)section 93 (repeals) so far as it relates to the entries referred to in sub–paragraph (g) below, and

(g)in Part I of Schedule 9 (repeals: police), the entries in respect of–

(i)the Metropolitan Police Act 1856(2);

(ii)section 33(5) of the 1964 Act; and

(iii)the Drug Trafficking Offences Act 1986(3).


19 & 20 Vict. c.2.

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