Statute Law Revision Act 1875

Statute Law Revision Act 1875

Imperial Act66
Date of assent11 August 1875

An Act for further promoting the revision of the statute Law by repealing certain enactments which have ceased to be in force or have become unnecessary

  • Preamble

    Whereas, with a view to the revision of the statute law, and particularly to the preparation of the Revised Edition of the Statutes now in progress, it is expedient that certain enactments (mentioned in the Schedule to this Act) which may be regarded as spent, or have ceased to be in force otherwise than by express and specific repeal by Parliament, or have, by lapse of time and change of circumstances, become unnecessary, should be expressly and specifically repealed.