European Communities (Amendment) Act 1998


The European Communities (Amendment) Act 1998 (c. 21) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which saw the third major amendment to the European Communities Act 1972 to include the provisions that was agreed in the Amsterdam Treaty which was signed on 2 October 1997 to be incorporated into the domestic law of the United Kingdom It was given Royal assent on 11 June 1998.

European Communities (Amendment) Act 1998
Act of Parliament
Long titleAn Act to make provision consequential on the Treaty signed at Amsterdam on 2nd October 1997 amending the Treaty on European Union, the Treaties establishing the European Communities and certain related Acts
Citationc. 21
Territorial extentUnited Kingdom
(England and Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland)
Indirectly also affects (not part of the territorial extent):
The Isle of Man
[The Bailiwick of] Jersey
The Bailiwick of Guernsey
Gibraltar
Dates
Royal assent11 June 1998
Other legislation
AmendsEuropean Communities Act 1972
Status: Repealed
Text of statute as originally enacted

The Act was repealed by the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 on 31 January 2020.

See also