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Amending Canon No. 34 (Appointed Day No. 1) Instrument 2016

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2016 No. 1

Amending Canon No. 34 (Appointed Day No. 1) Instrument 2016


14th April 2016

Coming into force

16th May 2016

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York, in exercise of the powers conferred by paragraph 6 of Amending Canon No. 34, make the following instrument:


1.  This instrument may be cited as Amending Canon No. 34 (Appointed Day No. 1) Instrument 2016.

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2.  Paragraph 3 of Amending Canon No. 34, and the Canon C 30 inserted by it, shall come into force on 16th May 2016 so far as necessary for enabling the House of Bishops to make, amend or revoke Regulations under that Canon.

+ Justin Cantuar

Archbishop of Canterbury

+ Sentamu Ebor

Archbishop of York

14th April 2016

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This instrument brings into force provisions in paragraph 3 of Amending Canon No. 34 that will enable the House of Bishops with effect from 16th May 2016 to make, amend or revoke regulations about diocesan safeguarding advisors and the carrying out of risk assessments.

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