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UK Statutory Instruments

Version as made

2015 No. 1726

  • Version as made

Introductory Text

Statutory Instruments

2015 No. 1726

Consumer Protection

The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2015


29th September 2015

Coming into force

1st October 2015

The Secretary of State, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 96(1) and (2) of and paragraph 12(1) and (5) of Schedule 5 to the Consumer Rights Act 2015(1), makes the following Order.

A draft of this Order was laid before Parliament in accordance with section 96(3) of and paragraph 12(6) of Schedule 5 to the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.

Citation and commencement

1.  This Order may be cited as the Consumer Rights Act 2015 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2015 and comes into force on 1st October 2015.

Consequential amendments

2.  The Schedule has effect.

Transitional provision

3.  Paragraph 1 of the Schedule applies in relation to contracts entered into on or after 1st October 2015.

4.—(1)  This article applies where—

(a) a provision (“the old provision”) is revoked by Part 2 of the Schedule, and
(b) a provision of Schedule 5 to the Consumer Rights Act 2015 (investigatory powers etc.) (“the new provision”) re-enacts, with or without modification, the old provision.
(2)  Anything done, or having effect as if done, under (or for the purposes of or in reliance on) the old provision and in force or effective immediately before 1st October 2015 has effect on and after 1st October 2015 as if done under (or for the purposes of or in reliance on) the new provision.
(3)  A reference, express or implied, in an enactment, instrument or document to the new provision is, subject to its context, to be read as being or including a reference to the old provision, in relation to times, circumstances or purposes in relation to which the old provision had effect. Neville-RolfeParliamentary Under Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and SkillsDepartment for Business, Innovation and Skills29th September 2015