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Title and commencementN.I.

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Northern Ireland) Order 2005.

(2) Subject to the following provisions of this Article, this Order comes into operation on such day or days as the Department may by order appoint.

F1(3) This Part comes into operation on the expiration of 7 days from the day on which this Order is made.

(4) Part IV and Articles 22 and 23 come into operation on the expiration of one month from the day on which this Order is made.

(5) An order made under paragraph (2) may contain such transitional provisions and savings as appear to the Department to be necessary or expedient in connection with the provisions brought into operation by the order.

F1Partly exercised by SR 2005/494


2.—(1) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 (c. 33) applies to this Order as it applies to an Act of the Assembly.

(2) In this Order—

“the Department” means the Department of Finance and Personnel;

“statutory provision” has the meaning given by section 1(f) of the Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954.