Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Bill [H.L.] - continued        House of Commons

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Final provisions
Consequential amendments, transitory modifications, transitional provisions and repeals.     165. - (1) Schedule 9 to this Act (which contains amendments consequential on this Act) shall have effect.
      (2) Schedule 10 to this Act (which contains transitory modifications of this Act) shall have effect.
      (3) Schedule 11 to this Act (which contains transitional provisions) shall have effect.
      (4) The enactments mentioned in Part I of Schedule 12 to this Act and the instruments mentioned in Part II of that Schedule are hereby repealed or revoked to the extent specified in the third column of those Parts.
Short title.     166. This Act may be cited as the Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000.
Extent.     167. - (1) Subject to subsections (2) to (4) below, this Act extends to England and Wales only.
      (2) The following provisions also extend to Scotland, namely-
    section 14;
    sections 44, 49 and 51(6);
    section 121(3);
    section 159;
    this section; and
    Schedule 4.
      (3) The following provisions also extend to Northern Ireland, namely-
    sections 44, 49 and 51(6);
    this section; and
    Schedule 4.
      (4) The extent of any amendment, repeal or revocation made by this Act is the same as that of the enactment amended, repealed or revoked.
      (5) For the purposes of the Scotland Act 1998, any provision of this Act which extends to Scotland is to be taken to be a pre-commencement enactment within the meaning of that Act.
Commencement.     168. - (1) Subject to subsection (2) below and to paragraph 11 of Schedule 11 (special provisions relating to referral orders), this Act shall come into force at the end of the period of three months beginning with the day on which it is passed (and references to the commencement of this Act are to its coming into force then).
      (2) Sections 87 and 88 above shall not come into force until such day as the Secretary of State may by order appoint; and different days may be appointed for different purposes.
      (3) Section 160(6) above does not apply to an order under subsection (2) above, but an order under that subsection may make such transitional provisions and savings as appear to the Secretary of State necessary or expedient in connection with any provision brought into force by the order.
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