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Solicitors Act 1974

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Schedule 3Consequential Amendments

1In section 3(3) of the Forgery Act 1913, in paragraph (e) after the words " the Commissioner for Oaths Act 1889 " insert, in place of the words inserted there by Schedule 2 to the Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1974, the words

or the Solicitors Act 1974.

2In section 216(1) of the Supreme Court of Judicature (Consolidation) Act 1925, in paragraph (a) after the word "oaths " insert, in place of the words inserted there by Schedule 2 to the Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1974, the words

and by solicitors exercising the powers of commissioners for oaths by virtue of section 81 of the Solicitors Act 1974.

3In section 88 (5) of the Patents Act 1949, for the words " section forty-seven of the Solicitors Act 1932 " substitute the words

section 22 of the Solicitors Act 1974.

4In section 20(3) of the Justices of the Peace Act 1949—

(a)for the words " subsection (1) of section 2 of the Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1956 ", and

(b)for the words " the Solicitors Acts 1932 to 1956 ",

substitute, in place of the words substituted for those words by Schedule 2 to the Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1974, the words

the Solicitors Act 1974.

5In Part III of Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1957 insert, in place of the entry inserted there by Schedule 2 to the Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1974, the following entry:— Lay observer appointed under section 45 of the Solicitors Act 1974.

6In section 192(2) of the County Courts Act 1959 (as substituted by section 10(2) of the Administration of Justice Act 1969), for paragraph (c) substitute the following paragraph:—

(c)section 69(3) of the Solicitors Act 1974.

7In section 1(2) of the Barristers (Qualification for Office) Act 1961, for the words " the Solicitors Act 1957 " substitute the words

the Solicitors Act 1974.

8In section 4(2) of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1967, for the words " section 73(4) of the Solicitors Act 1957 " substitute the words

section 74(3) of the Solicitors Act 1974.

9In section 223(1) of the Local Government Act 1972, for the words " the Solicitors Acts 1957 to 1965 " substitute the words

the Solicitors Act 1974.

10In Schedule 2 to the Legal Aid Act 1974, in paragraph 4(2) for the words " subsection (4) of section 73 of the Solicitors Act 1957 " substitute the words

subsection (3) of section 74 of the Solicitors Act 1974.

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