(1) The enactments mentioned in Schedule 6 to this Act shall have effect with the amendments there specified.
(2) The enactments mentioned in Schedule 7 to this Act (which include enactments already obsolete or unnecessary) are repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.
(3) The repeals in Parts II and IV of Schedule 7 to this Act have effect only in relation to criminal proceedings.
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