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Amendments, transitional provisions, repeals, etc.     74. - (1) The statutory provisions mentioned in Schedule 4 shall be amended as provided in that Schedule.
      (2) Schedule 5 (which contains transitional provisions and savings) shall have effect.
      (3) The statutory provisions mentioned in Schedule 6 are repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.
      (4) In the Northern Ireland (Modification of Enactments - No. 1) Order 1973 the following provisions are revoked, namely-
    (a) Article 6(5) and (6)(c);
    (b) in Schedule 1, the entries relating to-
      the Constabulary (Ireland) Act 1836;
      the Police (Property) Act 1897;
      the Constabulary and Police (Ireland) Act 1919;
      the Police Act 1969;
      the Constabulary Act (Northern Ireland) 1922;
      the Police Act (Northern Ireland) 1970;
    (c) in Schedule 4, the entry relating to the Police Act (Northern Ireland) 1970; and
    (d) in Schedule 5, paragraphs 11, 21 and 61.
Commencement.     75. - (1) This Act shall come into operation on such day as the Secretary of State may by order appoint.
      (2) An order under this section may appoint different days for different purposes and for different provisions.
Extent.     76. - (1) Except as provided by subsections (2) and (3), this Act extends to Northern Ireland only.
      (2) Paragraph 8 of Schedule 3 extends throughout the United Kingdom.
      (3) The amendment or repeal by this Act of any provision of-
    (a) the Police (Overseas Service) Act 1945;
    (b) the Police (Scotland) Act 1967;
    (c) the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975;
    (d) the Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975;
    (e) the Ministry of Defence Police Act 1987;
    (f) the Official Secrets Act 1989;
    (g) the Police Act 1996;
    (h) the Police Act 1997,
  has the same extent as that provision.
Short title.     77. This Act may be cited as the Police (Northern Ireland) Act 1997.
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