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The Housing Act 1996 (Commencement No. 3 and Transitional Provisions) Order 1996

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3.  Subject to the transitional provisions and savings in the Schedule to this Order, the following provisions of the 1996 Act shall come into force on 1st October 1996—

  • section 1,

  • section 2 to the extent that it is not already in force,

  • section 3 to the extent that it is not already in force,

  • section 4,

  • section 6,

  • section 7 to the extent that it is not already in force,

  • section 8,

  • section 9 to the extent that it is not already in force,

  • sections 10 to 15 inclusive,

  • sections 22 and 23,

  • sections 30 to 34 inclusive,

  • section 36(7),

  • sections 37 to 50 inclusive,

  • section 55(1) in so far as it relates to paragraphs 1(1) to (4), 2 to 5 inclusive, 7 (to the extent it is not already in force), 8, 10 and 11 of Schedule 3,

  • section 76,

  • section 77,

  • section 80(3),

  • section 129(3) and (4),

  • section 135,

  • section 138(4) to (6),

  • section 139,

  • section 140,

  • section 141(2) and (3),

  • section 142,

  • section 143,

  • section 160(4) and (5),

  • section 165(1), (2) and (5),

  • section 167(3) to (5),

  • section 169,

  • section 172,

  • section 174,

  • section 177(3),

  • section 182,

  • section 183(2),

  • section 189(2) to (4),

  • section 199(5),

  • section 203(1), (2) and (7),

  • section 210(2),

  • section 215,

  • section 217,

  • section 218,

  • section 222 in so far as it relates to paragraphs of Schedule 18 not already in force, and section 227 in so far as it relates to—

    (a)

    Part I of Schedule 19,

    (b)

    Part IX of that Schedule except for the repeal in section 79(2)(a) of the 1988 Act, and

    (c)

    Parts X to XIII of that Schedule.

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