Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects) (Amendment) Bill (HL Bill 168)

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Prevent the Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects) Act 2009 from expiring on
11 November 2019.

Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and
consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present
Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

1 Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects) Act 2009: repeal of sunset provision

In section 4 of the Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects) Act 2009—

(a) in the heading, for “, commencement and sunset” substitute “and
commencement”, and

(b) 5omit subsection (7) (which provides for the Act to expire after 10 years).

2 Extent, commencement and short title

(1) This Act extends to—

(a) England and Wales, and

(b) Scotland.

(2) 10This Act comes into force on the day on which it is passed.

(3) This Act may be cited as the Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects)
(Amendment) Act 2019.