Public Health (Tobacco) (Amendment) Act 2004

Repeals, saver and revocation.

4.—The Principal Act is amended by the substitution of the following section for section 8:

“8.—(1) The following enactments are repealed, namely—

(a) the Act of 1978, and

(b) the Act of 1988.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1), regulations made under the Act of 1978 or the Act of 1988 that are in force immediately before the commencement of that subsection shall, subject to—

(a) subsection (3), and

(b) subsection (5) of section 47 (inserted by section 16 of the Public Health (Tobacco) (Amendment) Act 2004),

continue in force after such commencement.

(3) The Tobacco Products (Control of Advertising, Sponsorship and Sales Promotion) Regulations 1991 ( S.I. No. 326 of 1991 ) are revoked.”.