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Orders relating to fees chargeable by virtue of s. 46 of Road Traffic Act 1988.     6. - (1) In this section-
    (a) "section 102" means section 102 of the Finance (No. 2) Act 1987 (Government fees and charges); and
    (b) "power to fix a fee" has the meaning given by subsection (2) of that section.
      (2) This section applies to any order under subsection (3) or (4) of section 102 which-
    (a) relates only to cases where the power to fix a fee is conferred by virtue of section 46 of the Road Traffic Act 1988, and
    (b) is made within the period of twelve months beginning with the day on which this Act is passed.
      (3) Any order to which this section applies-
    (a) shall not be subject to subsection (5) of section 102 (affirmative resolution of the House of Commons), but
    (b) shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of that House.
Consequential amendments and repeals.     7. - (1) The Schedule to this Act (consequential amendments) has effect.
      (2) The following provisions are hereby repealed-
    (a) paragraph 4(1)(d) and (e) of Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic (Consequential Provisions) Act 1988, and
    (b) paragraphs 53 and 75 of Schedule 4 to the Road Traffic Act 1991.
Financial provision.     8. - (1) There shall be paid out of money provided by Parliament-
    (a) any expenditure incurred by the Secretary of State in consequence of the provisions of this Act, and
    (b) any increase attributable to this Act in the sums which by virtue of any other Act are payable out of money so provided.
      (2) There shall be paid into the Consolidated Fund-
    (a) any sums received by the Secretary of State by virtue of the provisions of this Act, and
    (b) any increase attributable to this Act in the sums payable into that Fund under the Road Traffic Act 1988.
Short title, commencement and extent.     9. - (1) This Act may be cited as the Road Traffic (Vehicle Testing) Act 1999.
      (2) The provisions of this Act, except this section and sections 6 and 8, shall not come into force until such day as the Secretary of State may by order made by statutory instrument appoint; and different days may be appointed for different purposes.
      (3) An order under subsection (2) above may include such transitional provisions, consequential provisions or savings as the Secretary of State considers appropriate in connection with the coming into force of section 1 of this Act.
      (4) This Act does not extend to Northern Ireland.
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