2. Section 315 (armed forces: local connection test) comes into force on the commencement date in relation to applications—
(i)for an allocation of housing accommodation, to which section 166 of the Housing Act 1996(1) applies; or
(ii)to which Part VII (homelessness), as applied by section 183(1) (application for assistance) of that Act, applies,
made on or after the commencement date.