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THE MARRIAGE (SAME SEX COUPLES) ACT 2013 AND MARRIAGE AND CIVIL PARTNERSHIP (SCOTLAND) ACT 2014 (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ORDER 2014

UK Statutory Instruments

Version as made

2014 No. 3061


  • Version as made

Introductory Text

Statutory Instruments

2014 No. 3061

Marriage

Civil Partnership

Devolution, Scotland

The Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 and Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014 (Consequential Provisions) Order 2014

Made

17th November 2014

Laid before Parliament

18th November 2014

Coming into force in accordance with article 1(2) and (3)

This Order is made in exercise of the powers conferred by section 17(2) and (3) of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013(1), by section 259(1) and (4) of the Civil Partnership Act 2004(2) and by sections 104, 112(1) and 113(2) to (5) of the Scotland Act 1998(3).

In accordance with section 18(11)(a) of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013, the Secretary of State has obtained the consent of the Scottish Ministers to the making of article 5 and Schedule 4 to this Order.

The Secretary of State, in exercise of those powers, makes the following Order:

Citation, commencement, interpretation and extent

1.—(1)  This Order may be cited as the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013 and Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014 (Consequential Provisions) Order 2014.

(2)  Subject to paragraph (3) , this Order comes into force on 10th December 2014.
(3)  The provisions mentioned in paragraphs (6) and (7) so far as they extend to Scotland, come into force on 16th December 2014.
(4)  In this Order—
(a) “the 2013 Act” means the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013, and
(b) “the 2014 Act” means the Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014(4 ).
(5)  Subject to paragraphs (6) and (7) , this Order extends to England and Wales only.
(6)  The following provisions extend also to Scotland—
(a) paragraphs 2, 4 and 5 of Schedule 1 and article 2 so far as it applies to those paragraphs, and
(b) this article, article 5 and Schedule 4.
(7)  Article 3 and Schedule 2 extend to Scotland only.

Amendments to enactments etc.

2.  Schedule 1 (which amends enactments etc. in consequence of the 2013 Act, the 2014 Act and the Civil Partnership Act 2004) has effect.

Amendments to enactments etc.: Scotland

3.  Schedule 2 (which amends enactments etc. in consequence of the 2014 Act and the Civil Partnership Act 2004) has effect.

Amendments to enactments etc. concerning the Church of England

4.  Schedule 3 (which amends enactments etc. concerning the Church of England in consequence of the 2013 Act) has effect.

Consequential provisions relating to certified copies of entries of consular marriages

5.  Schedule 4 (which makes consequential provision concerning legislation on consular marriages) has effect. Nick BolesMinister of State for Skills and EqualitiesDepartment for Business Innovation & Skills17th November 2014