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Statute Law (Repeals) Bill [H.L.]
 
 EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM
 
       This Bill proposes the repeal, in accordance with recommendations of the Law Commission and the Scottish Law Commission, of enactments which are no longer of practical utility except in so far as their effect is preserved by the Bill.
 
       The detailed proposals are explained in a joint report by the Law Commission and the Scottish Law Commission (Statute Law Revision: Sixteenth Report, Law Com. No. 252, Scot. Law Com. No. 166, Cm. 3939).
 
 
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