- Latest available (Revised)
- Original (As made)
This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.
3. (1) The amendments made by this Part apply to provisions contained in—
(a)an Act of Parliament,
(b)an Act of the Scottish Parliament, or
(c)an instrument made under an Act of Parliament or an Act of the Scottish Parliament (or both).
(2) The amendments made by this Part do not apply to—
(a)an instrument falling within article 8(1),
(b)an Order in Council mentioned in section 24(5)(c), (e) or (g) of the Interpretation Act 1978 (Northern Ireland legislation),
(c)the European Communities Act 1972,
(d)the Interpretation Act 1978(1),
(e)the European Union (Amendment) Act 2008,
(f)the title of an Act or statutory instrument,
(g)a reference to the title of an Act or statutory instrument,
(h)a reference to the title of an item of European Community legislation, or
(i)a reference to a term defined in an item of European Community legislation.
(3) The amendments made by this Part do not apply to a reference that relates only to things done before 1 December 2009 (the date on which the Treaty of Lisbon entered into force) and do not affect any other reference in its application to things done before that date.
Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.
Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.
Explanatory Memorandum sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified accompany any Statutory Instrument or Draft Statutory Instrument laid before Parliament from June 2004 onwards.
Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: