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Interpretation Act 1987 No 15
Current version for 15 September 2015 to date (accessed 23 August 2017 at 14:17)
Part 3 Section 22
22   References to enactment etc of Acts
(1)  In any Act or instrument, a reference to the enactment of an Act or the passing of an Act is a reference to the fact of the Act’s having received the Royal Assent.
(2)  The date purporting to be the date of assent to an Act, as appearing on a copy of the Act that has been printed by the Government Printer, is admissible in any legal proceedings as evidence of the date of assent to the Act.