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|European Communities (Amendment) Bill [H.L.]
This is the European Communities (Amendment) Bill [H.L.], as introduced in the House of Lords on 29th February 2000.
European Communities (Amendment) Bill [H.L.]
B I L L
Repeal sections 2 and 3 of, and Schedule 2 to, the European Communities Act 1972.
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:-
|Repeal of provisions for enforcement of Community rights and obligations in United Kingdom.|| 1. Sections 2 and 3 of, and Schedule 2 to, the European Communities Act 1972 shall cease to have effect.|
|Provisions supplementary to section 1.|| 2. - (1) The Secretary of State may by order amend, modify, repeal or revoke any enactment to the extent he considers necessary or desirable in consequence of section 1, and any such order may- |
|as the Secretary of State thinks fit.|
| (2) Any power to make an order under this section is exercisable by statutory instrument.|
| (3) A statutory instrument containing an order under this section, if made without a draft having been approved by resolution of each House of Parliament, shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House.|
|Short title and commencement.|| 3. - (1) This Act may be cited as the European Communities (Amendment) Act 2000.|
| (2) Sections 1 and 2 of this Act shall come into force on such day as the Secretary of State may by order appoint.|
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