Search Legislation

The European Parliamentary Elections Etc. (Repeal, Revocation, Amendment and Saving Provisions) (United Kingdom and Gibraltar) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Regulation 5

SCHEDULE 2Amendments

This schedule has no associated Explanatory Memorandum

PART 1Amendments to Acts

Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986

1.—(1) The Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986(1) is amended as follows.

(2) In rule 5(2) of Schedule 2 for “boundaries of the electoral regions” to the end substitute “boundaries of the English regions specified in sub-paragraph (2A) as they exist on the most recent ordinary council-election day before the review date”.

(3) After rule 5(2) insert—

(2A) The English regions listed in column (1) of the Table below comprise the areas specified in column (2) of the Table (and a reference to an area specified in column (2) of the Table is to that area as it is for the time being).

Table
(1)(2)
Name of RegionArea included
East MidlandsCounty of Derby
County of Derbyshire
County of Leicester
County of Leicestershire
County of Lincolnshire
County of Northamptonshire
County of Nottingham
County of Nottinghamshire
County of Rutland
EasternCounty of Bedford
County of Central Bedfordshire
County of Cambridgeshire
County of Essex
County of Hertfordshire
County of Luton
County of Norfolk
County of Peterborough
County of Southend-on-Sea
County of Suffolk
County of Thurrock
LondonGreater London
North EastCounty of Darlington
County of Durham
County of Hartlepool
County of Middlesbrough
County of Northumberland
County of Redcar and Cleveland
County of Stockton-On-Tees
County of Tyne and Wear
North WestCounty of Blackburn with Darwen
County of Cheshire East
County of Cheshire West and Chester
County of Cumbria
County of Greater Manchester
County of Halton
County of Lancashire
County of Merseyside
County of Warrington
South EastCounty of Berkshire
County of Brighton and Hove
County of Buckinghamshire
County of East Sussex
County of Hampshire
County of Isle of Wight
County of Kent
County of the Medway Towns
County of Milton Keynes
County of Oxfordshire
County of Portsmouth
County of Southampton
County of Surrey
County of West Sussex
South WestCounty of Bath and North East Somerset
County of Bournemouth
County of the City of Bristol
County of Cornwall
County of Devon
County of Dorset
County of Gloucestershire
County of North Somerset
County of Plymouth
County of Poole
County of Somerset
County of South Gloucestershire
County of Swindon
County of Torbay
County of Wiltshire
Isles of Scilly
West MidlandsCounty of Herefordshire
County of Shropshire
County of Staffordshire
County of Stoke-on-Trent
County of Telford and Wrekin
County of Warwickshire
County of West Midlands
County of Worcestershire
Yorkshire and the HumberCounty of the City of Kingston upon Hull
County of the East Riding of Yorkshire
County of North East Lincolnshire
County of North Lincolnshire
County of North Yorkshire
County of South Yorkshire
County of West Yorkshire
County of York

(4) In paragraph 9 of Schedule 2A for the definition of “English region” substitute—

“English region” means a region specified in rule 5(2A) of Schedule 2 as the region existed on the day referred to in rule 5(2) of that Schedule;.

Reserve Forces Act 1996

2.  In section 125(a) of the Reserve Forces Act 1996(2) for “a Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly or a Member of the European Parliament” substitute “or a Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly”.

Greater London Authority Act 1999

3.  In section 25(1) of the Greater London Authority Act 1999(3)—

(a)after paragraph (a) insert “or”; and

(b)omit paragraphs (b) and (ba).

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000

4.—(1) The Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000(4) is amended as follows.

(2) In section 28(8)—

(a)at the end of paragraph (a) insert “and”;

(b)omit paragraphs (c) and (d).

(3) In section 60(1) for the words “In relation to courts in any part of the United Kingdom, provision” substitute “Provision”.

(4) In section 88(2)—

(a)at the end of paragraph (cc) insert “or”;

(b)omit paragraphs (d) and (e).

(5) In section 92(7) for “(11)” substitute “(10)”.

(6) In section 162(4) for “subsections (3) and (3A)” substitute “subsection (3)”.

(7) In paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule 8A for sub-paragraph (ii) substitute—

(ii)a broadcast made by the British Broadcasting Corporation or by Sianel Pedwar Cymru, or.

(8) In Schedule 9, in each of the following provisions for “4, 5, 6, 7 or 8” substitute “5, 6 or 7”—

(a)paragraph 9(1)(a)(ii) and (b);

(b)paragraph 9(2)(a);

(c)paragraph 9(3)(b);

(d)paragraph 10(1)(b);

(e)paragraph 10(3)(b);

(f)paragraph 10(4)(a);

(g)paragraph 10(5);

(h)paragraph 11(1)(b);

(i)paragraph 11(3)(b);

(j)paragraph 11(5)(a)(i);

(k)paragraph 11(6).

(9) In the heading before paragraph 11 of Schedule 9 for “paragraphs 4 to 8” substitute “paragraphs 5 to 7”.

(10) In paragraph 11 of Schedule 9, in each of the following provisions for “4, 5, 7 or 8” substitute “5 or 7”—

(a)subparagraph (4);

(b)subparagraph (5)(a)(ii).

(11) In Schedule 10, in each of the following provisions for “4 to 8” substitute “5 to 7”—

(a)paragraph 9(1)(a)(ii) and (b)(ii);

(b)paragraph 9(2);

(c)paragraph 10(1)(b);

(d)paragraph 11(1)(a).

(12) In Schedule 10, in each of the following provisions for “4, 5, 6, 7 or 8” substitute “5, 6 or 7”—

(a)paragraph 9(3)(b);

(b)paragraph 10(3)(b);

(c)paragraph 10(4)(a);

(d)paragraph 10(5);

(e)paragraph 11(3)(b);

(f)paragraph 11(5)(a)(i);

(g)paragraph 11(6).

(13) In the heading before paragraph 11 of Schedule 10 for “paragraphs 4 to 8” substitute “paragraphs 5 to 7”.

(14) In paragraph 11 of Schedule 10, in each of the following provisions for “4, 5, 7 or 8” substitute “5 or 7”—

(a)subparagraph (4);

(b)subparagraph (5)(a)(ii).

PART 2Amendments to secondary legislation

Local Government Officers (Political Restrictions) Regulations 1990

5.—(1) The Local Government Officers (Political Restrictions) Regulations 1990(5) is amended as follows.

(2) In regulation 2 for “a member State” substitute “the United Kingdom”.

(3) In the Schedule omit paragraph 1(b), but not the “or”.

Representation of the People (England and Wales) Regulations 2001

6.  In Regulation 42 of the Representation of the People (England and Wales) Regulations 2001(6)—

(a)in paragraph (1)—

(i)for “Paragraphs (3) to (7)” substitute “Paragraphs (3), (5) and (6)”;

(ii)for the words from “of the four registers” to “European Parliamentary overseas electors)” substitute “of the two registers (those of: parliamentary electors and local government elections);

(b)omit paragraphs (4) and (7).

Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007

7.  In Table 2 of Schedule 2 to the Local Authorities (Mayoral Elections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007(7)—

(a)in the first column omit the words “, European Parliamentary”;

(b)in the first row of the second column for the words from “In subsection (1),” to “paragraphs (a) to (c),” substitute—

In subsection (1), at the end of paragraph (b), insert—

or,

(d)a mayoral election and an election of one or more of the descriptions specified in paragraph (b),.;

(c)in the second row of the second column for “subsections (5) and (5A)” substitute “subsection (5)”.

Representation of the People (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2008

8.  In Regulation 51 of the Representation of the People (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2008(8)—

(a)in paragraph (1)—

(i)for “Paragraphs (3) to (7)” substitute “Paragraphs (3), (5) and (6)”;

(ii)for the words from “of the four registers” to “European Parliamentary overseas electors)” substitute “of the two registers (those of: parliamentary electors and local electors)”;

(b)omit paragraphs (4) and (7).

Electoral Law (Polling Station Scheme) (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2010

9.  In regulation 7(4) of the Electoral Law (Polling Station Scheme) (Northern Ireland) Regulations 2010(9)—

(a)after paragraph (b) insert “or”;

(b)omit paragraph (d) and the preceding “or”.

Local Authorities (Conduct of Referendums) (England) Regulations 2012

10.  In Schedule 4 to the Local Authorities (Conduct of Referendums) (England) Regulations 2012(10)—

(a)in the first column of Table 2 omit the word “, European”;

(b)in the second column of Table 2 for the words from “After subsection (1)(c)” to “paragraphs (a) to (c),” substitute—

After subsection (1)(b) insert—

or

(d)a referendum and an election of one or more of the descriptions specified in paragraph (b),.;

(c)in Table 6 in the row providing for the modification of Regulation 65 (combination of polls), in the second column omit the words “, European Parliamentary”;

(d)in Table 6 in the row providing for the modification of “Schedule 3, Form E”, in the second column—

(i)for “After “European Parliamentary electoral area” insert “Referendum voting area…”.” substitute “After “Local government electoral area(s)” insert “Referendum voting area…”.”,

(ii)for “After the words “*[European Parliamentary] election”, in both places where they occur, insert “*[referendum]”.” substitute “After the words “*[local government] election” in both places where they occur, insert “*[referendum]”.”,

(iii)for “After the words “*[European Parliamentary electoral region]”, in both places where they occur, insert “*[voting area]”.” substitute “After the words “*[electoral area], in both places where they occur, insert “*[voting area]”.”

Local Authorities (Conduct of Referendums) (Council Tax Increases) (England) Regulations 2012

11.  In Schedule 4 to the Local Authorities (Conduct of Referendums) (Council Tax Increases) (England) Regulations 2012(11)—

(a)in the first column of Table 2 omit the word “, European”;

(b)in Table 6 in the row providing for the modification of “Regulation 65 (combination of polls)”, in the second column omit the words “European Parliamentary”;

(c)In Table 6 in the row providing for the modification of “Schedule 3, Form E”, in the second column—

(i)for “After “European Parliamentary electoral area” insert “Referendum voting area…”.” substitute “After “Local government electoral area(s)” insert “Referendum voting area…”.”,

(ii)for “After the words “*[European Parliamentary] election”, in both places where they occur, insert “*[referendum]”.” substitute “After the words “*[local government] election” in both places where they occur, insert “*[referendum]”.”,

(iii)for “After the words “*[European Parliamentary electoral region]”, in both places where they occur, insert “*[voting area]”.” substitute “After the words “*[electoral area], in both places where they occur, insert “*[voting area]”.”.

Police and Crime Commissioner Elections Order 2012

12.  Paragraph 42A(5)(a) of Schedule 2 to the Police and Crime Commissioner Elections Order 2012(12) is amended as follows—

(a)at the end of subparagraph (iv) insert “or”;

(b)omit subparagraph (vi) and the preceding “or”.

Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) Regulations 2012

13.—(1) The Neighbourhood Planning (Referendums) Regulations 2012(13) are amended as follows.

(2) In regulation 12(6)—

(a)at the end of subparagraph (a) insert “and”;

(b)omit subparagraph (c) and the preceding “and”.

(3) In Schedule 4—

(a)in the first column of Table 2 omit the word “, European”;

(b)in Table 6 in the row providing for the modification of “Regulation 65 (combination of polls)”, in the second column omit the words “, European Parliamentary”;

(c)in Table 6 in the row providing for the modification of “Schedule 3, Form E” in the second column—

(i)for “After “European Parliamentary electoral area” insert “Neighbourhood area…”.” substitute “After “Local government electoral area(s)” insert “Neighbourhood area…”.”,

(ii)for “After the words “*[European Parliamentary] election”, in both places where they occur, insert “*[referendum]”.” substitute “After the words “*[local government] election” in both places where they occur, insert “*[referendum]”.”,

(iii)for “After the words “*[European Parliamentary electoral region]”, in both places where they occur, insert “*[neighbourhood area]”.” substitute “After the words “*[electoral area], in both places where they occur, insert “*[neighbourhood area]”.”.

Combined Authorities (Mayoral Elections) Order 2017

14.—(1) The Combined Authorities (Mayoral Elections) Order 2017(14) is amended as follows.

(2) In paragraph 2(2) of Schedule 2—

(a)omit the words “, European Parliamentary”;

(b)for paragraph (a) substitute—

(a)in subsection (1), at the end of paragraph (b), there were inserted—

(ca)a combined authority mayoral election and an election of one or more of the descriptions specified in paragraph (b) or a local authority mayoral election,.;

(c)in paragraph (b) for “subsections (5) and (5A)” substitute “subsection (5)”.

(1)

1986 c. 56. Schedule 2 was substituted by section 11(1) and Schedule 2A was inserted by section 12(2) of, and Schedule 11 to, the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act 2011 (2011 c. 1).

(3)

1999 c. 29, relevant amendments were made by S.I. 2011/3048.

(4)

2000 c. 41. Schedule 8A was inserted by paragraph 1 of Schedule 3 to the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 (c. 4), other relevant amendments were made by S.I. 2004/336.

(5)

S.I. 1990/851, to which there are amendments not relevant to these Regulations.

(6)

S.I. 2001/341, to which there are amendments not relevant to these Regulations.

(8)

S.I. 2008/1741, to which there are amendments not relevant to these Regulations.

(12)

S.I. 2012/1917, relevant amendments were made by S.I. 2014/921.

(13)

S.I. 2012/2031, to which there are amendments not relevant to these Regulations.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

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.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Memorandum

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 and accompany any Statutory Instrument or Draft Statutory Instrument laid before Parliament from June 2004 onwards.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources