(1) This Order may be cited as the European Communities (Designation) Order 2006 and shall come into force on 30th March 2006.
(2) In this Order—
“the Act” means the European Communities Act 1972,
“Minister or government department” means a Minister of the Crown or government department, but does not include a Northern Ireland Minister or Northern Ireland department, and
“regulations” means regulations made pursuant to section 2(2) of the Act.
Specified date: 30 March 2006: see para (1) above.