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Welsh Language (Wales) Measure 2011

Section 145 – Replacement of Welsh language schemes with standards

287.This section marks the end of the second transitional period which was commenced by section 144. The final stage begins as the final public body’s Welsh language scheme is replaced by the application of standards as provided for in section 25(1) of this Measure.

288.The section provides for the abolishment of the Board’s functions under Part 2 of the 1993 Act, which are exercised by the Commissioner or the Welsh Ministers under section 143. This provision is to be commenced only when all existing Welsh language schemes have been replaced by the application of standards as provided for in this Measure.

289.This section also repeals certain provisions of the 1993 Act.

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