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UK Statutory Instruments

Version as made

2013 No. 1575

  • Version as made

Introductory Text

Statutory Instruments

2013 No. 1575

Consumer Protection

The Property Misdescriptions Act 1991 (Repeal) Order 2013


26th June 2013

Laid before Parliament

28th June 2013

Coming into force

1st October 2013

The Secretary of State is a Minister designated(1) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(2) in relation to measures relating to consumer protection and in relation to measures relating to the control of advertising.

The Secretary of State makes the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of that Act.

Citation and commencement

1.  This Order may be cited as the Property Misdescriptions Act 1991 (Repeal) Order 2013 and comes into force on 1 October 2013.

Repeal of the Property Misdescriptions Act 1991

2.  The Property Misdescriptions Act 1991(3 ) is repealed.

Consequential amendments

3.  The amendments in the Schedule have effect. Jo SwinsonParliamentary Under Secretary of State for Employment Relations and Consumer AffairsDepartment for Business, Innovation and Skills26th June 2013