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Minor and consequential amendments etc.     40. - (1) Schedule 2 (minor and consequential amendments) shall have effect.
      (2) Schedule 3 (transitional provisions and savings) shall have effect.
      (3) Schedule 4 (repeals) shall have effect.
Power to amend other Acts.     41. - (1) A Minister of the Crown may by order make such amendments of any Act, including an Act extending to places outside England and Wales, as appear to him appropriate in consequence of or in connection with Part II or III.
      (2) Before exercising the power under subsection (1) in relation to a local, personal or private Act, the Minister must consult any person who appears to him to be affected by any proposed amendment.
      (3) An order under this section may-
    (a) contain such transitional provisions and savings as the Minister thinks fit;
    (b) make different provision for different purposes.
      (4) The power to make an order under this section is exercisable by statutory instrument which shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.
      (5) "Minister of the Crown" has the same meaning as in the Ministers of the Crown Act 1975.
Commencement and extent.     42. - (1) Section 41, this section and section 43 shall come into force on the day on which this Act is passed.
      (2) The remaining provisions of this Act shall come into force on such day as the Lord Chancellor may appoint by order made by statutory instrument; and different days may be so appointed for different purposes.
      (3) An order under subsection (2) may contain such transitional provisions and savings as the Lord Chancellor considers appropriate in connection with the order.
      (4) Subject to section 41(1) and subsection (5), this Act extends to England and Wales only.
      (5) An amendment or repeal in Part II or III of Schedule 2 or Part II of Schedule 4 has the same extent as the provision amended or repealed.
Short title.     43. This Act may be cited as the Trustee Act 2000.
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