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Affecting existing rights, duties, and situations and addressing past conduct
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Are all transitional and savings issues addressed by the new legislation?
All transitional or savings issues that have been identified should be addressed.
Transitional provisions must be carefully worded to avoid uncertainty. Each transitional issue must be checked to ensure that it is adequately addressed either by the Interpretation Act 1999 or specific provisions in the new legislation.