(1) Section 1 and this section come into operation on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.
(2) Subject to subsection (3), the remaining provisions of this Act come into operation on a day or days to be proclaimed.
(3) If a provision referred to in subsection (2) does not come into operation within the period of 6 months beginning on, and including, the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, it comes into operation on the first day after the end of that period.
amended by No. 27/2001 s. 8(Sch. 6 item 5.2) (ILA s. 39B(1)).