Ecclesiastical Courts Jurisdiction Act 1860

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The Ecclesiastical Courts Jurisdiction Act 1860[1]
Long title An Act to abolish the jurisdiction of the Ecclesiastical Courts . . . in England and Ireland in certain Cases of Brawling.
Chapter 23 & 24 Vict c 32
Dates
Royal Assent 3 July 1860
Status: Amended
Text of statute as originally enacted
Revised text of statute as amended

The Ecclesiastical Courts Jurisdiction Act 1860 (23 & 24 Vict c 32) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It is one of the Ecclesiastical Courts Acts 1787 to 1860.[2]

Section 1[edit]

This section was repealed by section 87 of, and Schedule 5 to, the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1963.

Section 5[edit]

This section repealed the Brawling Act 1551. This section was repealed by the Statute Law Revision Act 1875.

Section 6[edit]

This section provided that nothing contained hereinbefore in this Act was to be taken to repeal or alter the Brawling Act 1553, the Act of Uniformity 1558 or section 18 of the Toleration Act 1688. This section was repealed by section 1 of, and Part II of the Schedule to, the Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1969.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The citation of this Act by this short title was authorised by section 1 of, and Schedule 1 to, the Short Titles Act 1896. Due to the repeal of those provisions, it is now authorised by section 19(2) of the Interpretation Act 1978.
  2. ^ The Short Titles Act 1896, section 2(1) and Schedule 2

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