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The Supreme Court

66    (1)  

Until the coming into force of section 23(1) of the Constitutional Reform Act

2005 this Act has effect subject to the following modifications.

      (2)  

In section 96, for “Supreme Court” substitute “Judicial Committee of the

Privy Council”.

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      (3)  

In section 98(6)(a), for “the Supreme Court decides” substitute “the Judicial

Committee of the Privy Council decide”.

      (4)  

In the following provisions, for “Supreme Court” substitute “Judicial

Committee of the Privy Council”—

(a)   

the title to section 99,

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(b)   

subsection (1) of that section,

(c)   

section 100(1)(b),

(d)   

section 101(4)(c), and

(e)   

section 102(2)(b).

      (5)  

In section 102(3)(a), for “the Supreme Court has” substitute “the Judicial

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Committee of the Privy Council have”.

      (6)  

In section 111(6)(a), for “the Supreme Court decides” substitute “the Judicial

Committee of the Privy Council decide”.

      (7)  

In the following provisions, for “Supreme Court” substitute “Judicial

Committee of the Privy Council”—

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(a)   

the title to section 112,

(b)   

subsection (1) of that section,

(c)   

section 113(1)(b),

(d)   

section 114(4)(c), and

(e)   

section 115(2)(b).

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      (8)  

In section 115(3)(a), for “the Supreme Court has” substitute “the Judicial

Committee of the Privy Council have”.

      (9)  

In section 148(1)(f), for “Senior Courts” substitute “Supreme Court”.

     (10)  

In paragraph 1(2) of Schedule 9 after “Schedule” insert “—

(a)   

“the Judicial Committee” means the Judicial Committee of

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the Privy Council, and

(b)   

 ”.

     (11)  

In paragraphs 7(2)(a), 9, 15 and 25 of that Schedule, for “Supreme Court”

substitute “House of Lords”.

     (12)  

In the following provisions of that Schedule—

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(a)   

paragraph 10 and the heading before it,

(b)   

paragraph 18 and the heading before it,

(c)   

paragraph 19,

(d)   

paragraph 20 and the heading before it,

(e)   

paragraph 27 and the heading before it,

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(f)   

sub-paragraph (1) of paragraph 29 and the heading before it, and

(g)   

paragraph 30(1),

           

for “Supreme Court” substitute “Judicial Committee”.

 

 

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     (13)  

In paragraph 11 of that Schedule—

(a)   

for “Supreme Court”, in both places, substitute “Judicial

Committee”,

(b)   

for “permission”, in the first two places, substitute “leave”, and

(c)   

for “permission”, in the third place, substitute “special leave”,

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and in the heading before it, for “Supreme Court” substitute “Judicial

Committee”.

     (14)  

In paragraph 21 of that Schedule—

(a)   

for “Supreme Court apart from this paragraph” substitute “House of

Lords”,

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(b)   

for “Supreme Court”, in the second and third places, substitute

“Judicial Committee”,

(c)   

for “permission”, in the first two places, substitute “leave”, and

(d)   

for “permission”, in the third place, substitute “special leave”.

     (15)  

In paragraph 28 of that Schedule—

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(a)   

for “Supreme Court”, in both places, substitute “Judicial

Committee”,

(b)   

for “permission”, in the first two places, substitute “leave”, and

(c)   

for “permission”, in the third place, substitute “special leave”,

           

and in the heading before it, for “Supreme Court” substitute “Judicial

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Committee”.

     (16)  

Before paragraph 29 of that Schedule insert—

“Proceedings in the House of Lords

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Any devolution issue which arises in judicial proceedings in the

House of Lords is to be referred to the Judicial Committee unless

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the House considers it more appropriate, having regard to all the

circumstances, that it should determine the issue.”

67    (1)  

This paragraph has effect until the coming into force of section 23(1) of the

Constitutional Reform Act 2005.

      (2)  

Any decision of the Judicial Committee in proceedings under this Act—

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(a)   

must be stated in open court, and

(b)   

is binding in all legal proceedings (other than proceedings before the

Judicial Committee).

      (3)  

The only members of the Judicial Committee who may sit and act as

members of the Judicial Committee in proceedings under this Act are those

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who hold or have held—

(a)   

the office of a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary, or

(b)   

high judicial office as defined in section 25 of the Appellate

Jurisdiction Act 1876 (c. 59) (ignoring for this purpose section 5 of the

Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887 (c. 70)).

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      (4)  

Her Majesty may by Order in Council—

(a)   

confer on the Judicial Committee in relation to proceedings under

this Act such powers as appear to be appropriate,

(b)   

apply the Judicial Committee Act 1833 (c. 41) in relation to

proceedings under this Act with exceptions and modifications, and

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(c)   

make rules for regulating the procedure with respect to proceedings

under this Act before the Judicial Committee.

      (5)  

An Order in Council under sub-paragraph (4) may make such modifications

of—

(a)   

any enactment (including any enactment comprised in or made

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under this Act) or prerogative instrument, or

(b)   

any other instrument or document,

           

as Her Majesty considers appropriate in connection with the provision made

by the Order in Council.

      (6)  

No recommendation is to be made to Her Majesty in Council to make an

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Order in Council under sub-paragraph (4) which contains provisions in the

form of amendments or repeals of enactments contained in an Act unless a

draft of the statutory instrument containing the Order in Council has been

laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.

      (7)  

A statutory instrument containing an Order in Council which makes

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provision falling within sub-paragraph (4)(a) or (b) is (unless a draft of the

statutory instrument has been approved by a resolution of each House of

Parliament) subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either

House of Parliament.

Schedule 12

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Section 163

 

Repeals and revocations

 

Short title or title

Extent of repeal or revocation

 
 

Copyright, Designs and Patents

Section 163(1A).

 
 

Act 1988 (c. 48)

  
 

Official Secrets Act 1989 (c. 6)

Section 12(2)(aa).

 

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Town and Country Planning

Section 321B(5).

 
 

Act 1990 (c. 8)

  
 

Planning (Listed Buildings and

In Schedule 3, paragraph 8(5).

 
 

Conservation Areas) Act 1990

  
 

(c. 9)

  

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Planning (Hazardous

In the Schedule, paragraph 8(5).

 
 

Substances) Act 1990 (c. 10)

  
 

Government of Wales Act 1998

Sections 1 to 26.

 
 

(c. 38)

Section 27(1) to (5) and (8) to (10).

 
  

Sections 29 to 103.

 

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Sections 104(5).

 
  

Sections 106 to 124.

 
  

Section 144(6) and (8A).

 
  

In section 145(3), the words “(or, before the first

 
  

ordinary election, the views of the Secretary

 

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of State)”.

 
 

 

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Short title or title

Extent of repeal or revocation

 
 

Government of Wales Act 1998

In section 154—

 
 

(c. 38)—cont.

(a)   

in subsection (3), in paragraph (a), the

 
  

words from “11” to “144(8) or”, and, in

 
  

subsection (b), the words “96(5), 117,”

 

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and the words “144(1) or (4),”,

 
  

(b)   

subsection (4),

 
  

(c)   

in subsection (6), in paragraph (a), the

 
  

words “3” to “118(1)(f),”, the words

 
  

“144(1) or (4),” and the words “or

 

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paragraph 17(9) of Schedule 9”,

 
  

paragraph (b) and the word “and”

 
  

preceding it, and

 
  

(d)   

subsection (7).

 
  

In section 155—

 

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(a)   

in subsection (1), the definitions of

 
  

“Community law” and “delegate”,

 
  

(b)   

subsection (2), and

 
  

(c)   

in subsection (3), the words from “; and

 
  

the” to the end of the subsection.

 

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Section 156.

 
  

Schedules 1 to 3.

 
  

Schedule 5.

 
  

Schedule 8.

 
  

Schedule 11.

 

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In Schedule 12—

 
  

(a)   

paragraph 2,

 
  

(b)   

paragraph 7,

 
  

(c)   

paragraph 8(2)(a), (3) and (4),

 
  

(d)   

paragraph 12,

 

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(e)   

paragraph 13,

 
  

(f)   

paragraph 15,

 
  

(g)   

paragraph 17(3)(a),

 
  

(h)   

paragraph 28, and

 
  

(i)   

paragraph 30

 

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Northern Ireland Act 1998

In Schedule 13, paragraph 8(2) to (4).

 
 

(c. 47)

  
 

Pollution Prevention and

In Schedule 2, paragraph 20.

 
 

Control Act 1999 (c. 24)

  
 

Care Standards Act 2000 (c. 14)

In Schedule 1, paragraph 27(a).

 

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Government Resources and

In Schedule 1, paragraphs 22, 23(a) and 24.

 
 

Accounts Act 2000 (c. 20)

  
 

Learning and Skills Act 2000

In Schedule 9, paragraph 93.

 
 

(c. 21)

  
 

Political Parties, Elections and

In Schedule 3, paragraphs 8 to 16.

 

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Referendums Act 2000 (c. 41)

In Schedule 21, paragraph 12.

 
 

House of Commons (Removal

In Schedule 1, paragraph 3.

 
 

of Clergy Disqualification)

  
 

Act 2001 (c. 13)

  
 

 

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Short title or title

Extent of repeal or revocation

 
 

European Parliamentary

In Schedule 3, paragraph 6.

 
 

Elections Act 2002 (c. 24)

  
 

Justice (Northern Ireland) Act

In Schedule 7, paragraphs 3, 6 and 9.

 
 

2002 (c. 26)

  

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Health (Wales) Act 2003 (c. 4)

In Schedule 3, paragraph 10.

 
 

Local Government Act 2003

In Schedule 7, paragraph 67.

 
 

(c. 26)

  
 

Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44)

In Schedule 26, paragraph 50.

 
 

Copyright and Related Rights

In Schedule 1, paragraph 11(a).

 

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Regulations 2003 (S.I. 2003/

  
 

2498)

  
 

Planning and Compulsory

Section 60(7).

 
 

Purchase Act 2004 (c. 5)

  
 

Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004

Section 2.

 

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(c. 23)

Sections 6 to 11.

 
  

Section 65(2).

 
  

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 43 and 45.

 
 

Local Authorities (Capital

Article 6.

 
 

Finance) (Consequential,

  

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Transitional and Saving

  
 

Provisions) Order 2004 (S.I.

  
 

2004/533)

  
 

Companies Act 1985 (Inter—

In Schedule 7, paragraph 13.

 
 

national Accounting

  

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Standards and Other

  
 

Accounting Amendments)

  
 

Regulations 2004 (S.I. 2004/

  
 

2947)

  
 

Constitutional Reform Act 2005

In Schedule 9, paragraphs 87 to 92.

 

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(c. 4)

  
 

Public Services Ombudsman

Section 12(9).

 
 

(Wales) Act 2005 (c. 10)

Section 16(9).

 
  

Section 21(11).

 
  

Section 23(6).

 

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In section 24—

 
  

(a)   

in subsection (2), paragraph (b) and the

 
  

word “and” preceding it, and

 
  

(b)   

subsection (3).

 
  

In section 41(1), the definition of “Assembly

 

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Cabinet”.

 
  

Section 44(3).

 
  

In Schedule 1, in paragraph 15(3), the words “to

 
  

it”.

 
  

In Schedule 6, paragraphs 62 to 64.

 

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Inquiries Act 2005 (c. 12)

In section 1(2), the words following paragraph

 
  

(c).

 
 

 

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