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Air Force Act 1955

1955 CHAPTER 19 3 and 4 Eliz 2

F1F2An Act to make provision with respect to the air force

[6th May 1955]F2

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F1Act: the provisions of the 1955 Acts providing for findings of courts-martial to be subject to confirmation and to revision at the direction of the confirming officer cease to have effect (1.4.1997 subject to art. 3 of the commencing S.I.) by virtue of 1996 c. 46, s. 15; S.I. 1997/304, arts. 2, 3, Sch. 2

F2Act repealed (1.1.2008 for the repeal of s. 180 only, 1.10.2008 for the repeal of ss. 135-137) by Armed Forces Act 2006 (c. 52), s. 383(2), Sch. 17; S.I. 2007/2913, art. 3 (with art. 4(1)(2)); S.I. 2008/1650, art. 2(e) (with art. 3)

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C1Act continued in force until 31.8.1982 by Armed Forces Act 1981 (c. 55), s. 1(1)

C3Power to continue Act conferred by Armed Forces Act 1986 (c. 21, SIF 7:1), s. 1(2)

C5By Criminal Justice Act 1988 (c. 33, SIF 39:1), s. 123, Sch. 8 Pt. I paras. 1, 2, it is provided that in certain enactments including this Act for a reference to a detention centre or to a youth custody centre or to both there shall be substituted a reference to a young offender institution and for a reference (however expressed) to a detention centre order or to a sentence of youth custody or to both there shall be substituted a reference to a sentence of detention in a young offender institution

C6Act continued in force for twelve months beyond 31.8.1990 by S.I. 1990/1501, art. 1

C7Act continued in force until 31.12.1991 by S.I. 1991/1696, art.1(b)

C8Act continued in force until 31.8.1992 by Armed Forces Act 1991 (c. 62, SIF 7:1), ss. 1(1), 27(2)

Power to continue Act conferred by Armed Forces Act 1991 (c. 62, SIF 7:1), ss. 1(2)-(4)

Power to continue Act conferred (24.7.1996) by 1996 c. 46, ss. 1(2)-(4), 36

C10By Criminal Justice Act 1991 (c. 53, SIF 39:1), s. 101(1), Sch. 12 para. 23; S.I. 1991/2208, art. 2(1), Sch.1 it is provided (14.10.1991) that in relation to any time before the commencement of s. 70 of that 1991 Act (which came into force on 1.10.1992 by S.I. 1992/333, art. 2(2), Sch. 2) references in any enactment amended by that 1991 Act, to youth courts shall be construed as references to juvenile courts.

C11Act continued in force until 31.8.1993 by S.I. 1992/1712, art. 1

C12Act continued in force until 31.8.1994 by S.I. 1993/1804, art. 1

C13Act continued in force until 31.8.1995 by S.I. 1994/1903, art. 1

Act continued in force until 31.8.1996 by S.I. 1995/1964, art. 1

Act continued in force until 31.8.1997 by 1996 c. 46, ss. 1(1), 36

Act continued in force until 31.8.1998 by S.I. 1997/1745, art. 2

Act continued in force until 31.8.1999 by S.I. 1998/1499, art. 2

Act continued in force until 31.8.2000 by S.I. 1999/1734, art. 2

Act continued in force (until 31.8.2001) by S.I. 2001/1814, art. 2

Act continued in force (until 31.8.2003) by S.I. 2002/1820, art. 2

C14Act amended (N.I.) (22.8.1996) by 1996 c. 22, ss. 54(7)(a), 62(1)(2); amendment continued until 16.6.1998 by S.I. 1997/1114, art. 3; amendment continued until 15.6.1999 by 1998 c. 9, s. 1(1)(2)

C15Act extended (1.4.1997) by 1996 c. 14, s. 103 (with s. 72(5)); S.I. 1997/305, art. 2(1)

C16Act amended (9.11.1998) by 1998 c. 42, ss. 21(5), 22(2)(7) (with ss. 7(8), 22(2))

Act continued in force (until 31.8.2002) by 2001 c. 19, s. 1(1), 39(3)

Act: power to continue conferred (11.5.2001) by 2001 c. 19, ss. 1(2)-(4), 39(3)

C21Act: power to amend conferred (25.8.2006) by Armed Forces Act 2001 (c. 19), ss. 30(4)(e), 39(2); S.I. 2006/2309, art. 2

C22Act continued in force (until 8.11.2007) by Armed Forces Act 2006 (c. 52), s. 382(1)(2) (with s. 382(3)-(6))

C23Act: power to amend or repeal conferred (4.6.2007) by Armed Forces Act 2006 (c. 52), ss. 381, 383(2); S.I. 2007/1442, art. 2(2)

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