The Gambling Act 2005 (Commencement and Transitional Provisions) (Amendment) Order 2007

Amendment of article 2 of the Principal Commencement Order

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3.  (1)  Article 2 of the Principal Commencement Order is amended as follows.

(2) After paragraph (1) insert—

(1A) Section 182(4) of the 2005 Act shall come into force on 30th April 2007.

(3) In paragraph (2) for “30th April” substitute “21st May”.

(4) After paragraph (3) insert—

(3A) The provisions of the 2005 Act specified in column 1 of Schedule 3A shall come into force on 1st August 2007, but where a particular purpose is specified in relation to any such provision in column 2 of that Schedule, the provision shall come into force on that date for that purpose only..

(5) In paragraph (4) after “2005 Act” insert “, apart from paragraph 17 of Schedule 16,”.