Status of Children Act 1987

Repeals relating to property rights.

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32.The provisions of the following enactments are hereby repealed to the extent specified:

( a) in the Provident Nominations and Small Intestacies Act, 1883, section 8;

( b) in the Savings Banks Act, 1887, the words “ , or in case of any illegitimacy of the deceased person or his children, to or among such person or persons as may be directed by the said regulations, ” in section 3 (2);

( c) in the Superannuation Act, 1887, the words “ , or in case of the illegitimacy of the deceased person or his children, to or among such persons as the department may think fit, ” in section 8;

( d) in the Industrial and Provident Societies Act, 1893, section 27 (2);

( e) in the Friendly Societies Act, 1896, section 58 (2);

( f) in the Legitimacy Act, 1931, sections 1(3) and 9;

( g) in the Local Government (Superannuation) Act, 1956, the words “ or, in the case of the illegitimacy of the deceased, to or among such persons as the local authority think fit, ” in section 61 (1) ( e);

( h) in the Act of 1965, section 110.