Languages of the UK (Amendment) Act 2021
2021 CHAPTER 20An act to amend the Languages of the UK Act 2020 so that it no longer extends to Northern Ireland, and for connected purposes.
|Author(s)||Their Grace Sir Marijn F. Hoyle GCTL KOBC MR PC MP|
|First reading||2021 May 23|
|Royal assent||2021 July 27|
|Commencement||2021 July 27|
|Affected legislation||Languages of the UK Act 2020|
Be it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
1 Amendments to the Languages of the UK Act 2020
The Languages of the UK Act 2020 is amended as such: Section 4, paragraph (1) is amended to read “This Act extends to Great Britain.”
2 Short title, commencement, and extent
- This Act may be cited as the Languages of the UK (Amendment) Act 2021.
- This Act extends to the entire United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
- This Act comes into force upon receiving royal assent.