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Parochial Registers and Records Measure 1978

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26 Amendments, repeals and transitional provisions.U.K.

(1)The enactments specified in Schedule 3 to this Measure shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in that Schedule, being amendments consequential upon the provisions of this Measure.

(2)The enactments specified in Schedule 4 to this Measure (which include enactments which were obsolete, spent or unnecessary befor the passsing of this Measure) are hereby repealed to the extent specified in column 3 of that Schedule.

(3)Any registration effected, certificate or directions issued, order made, or other thing done under any enactment repealed by this Measure shall not be invalidated by the repeal effected by subsection (2) above but shall have effect as if effected, issued, made or done under the corresponding provision of this Measure.

(4)Without prejudice to subsection (3) above, any reference in this Measure to a thing done under or for the purposes of a provision of this Measure shall, in so far as the context permits, be construed as including a reference to the corresponding thing done under or for the purposes of the corresponding provision of the enactments repealed by this Measure.

(5)Nothing in subsection (1), (3) or (4) above shall be taken as prejudicing the operation of section 38 of the M1Interpretation Act 1889 (which relates to the effect of repeals) as applied by the M2Interpretation Measure 1925.

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