Infanticide Act (Northern Ireland) 1939
|Long title||An Act to repeal and re-enact with modifications the provisions of the Infanticide Act, 1922, as applied to Northern Ireland by the Uniformity of Laws Act (Northern Ireland), 1922.|
|Chapter||1939 c 5 (NI)|
|Territorial extent||Northern Ireland|
|Royal Assent||2 May 1939|
|Revised text of statute as amended|
Section 1 - Offence of infanticide
The words "or a verdict of not guilty on the ground of insanity" in section 1(3) were substituted by Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986 (SI 1986/595) (NI 4).
Section 1(4) was repealed by the Criminal Law Act (Northern Ireland) 1967 (c 18) (NI).
Section 2 - Short title
Section 2(2) was repealed by Statute Law Revision Act (Northern Ireland) 1952.
Section 2(3) was repealed by the Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 (c 33) (NI).
- The citation of this Act by this short title is authorised by section 2(1) of this Act.
- The Coroners and Justice Act 2009 (Commencement No. 1) (Northern Ireland) Order 2011 (SI 2011/182 (C 10)), article 3(e)
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