In pursuance of section 40(3) of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971(a), I hereby make the following Order:—
1. This Order may be cited as the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (Commencement No. 2) Order 1973.
2. The provisions of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 not in force immediately before 1st July 1973 shall come into operation on that day.
Robert Carr, One of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State.
Home Office, Whitehall.
19th April 1973.
(a) 1971 c. 38.