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The European Parliamentary Elections (Day of By-election) (Merseyside West Constituency) Order 1996

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1996 No. 2710


The European Parliamentary Elections (Day of By-election) (Merseyside West Constituency) Order 1996


22nd October 1996

Laid before Parliament

30th October 1996

Coming into force

1st November 1996

Whereas on 5th September 1996 the Secretary of State was notified of the vacancy of the seat of the representative in the European Parliament for the constituency of Merseyside West by that Parliament under Article 12(2) of the Act concerning the election of the representatives of the European Parliament by direct universal suffrage annexed to the decision of the Council of the European Communities dated 20th September 1976;(1)

Now, therefore, in pursuance of paragraph 3(3) of Schedule 1 to the European Parliamentary Elections Act 1978(2) the Secretary of State hereby makes the following Order:


Cmnd. 6623.


1978 c. 10, as amended by section 3 of the European Communities (Amendement) Act 1986 (c. 58).

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