European Communities (Greek Accession) Act 1979



European Communities(Greek Accession) Act 1979

1979 CHAPTER 57

An Act to extend the meaning in Acts, Measures and subordinate legislation of ‘the Treaties’ and ‘the Community Treaties’ in connection with the accession of the Hellenic Republic to the European Communities.

[20th December 1979]

Be it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

S-1 Extended meaning of ‘the Treaties’ and ‘the Community Treaties’.

1 Extended meaning of ‘the Treaties’ and ‘the Community Treaties’.

1. In section 1(2) of the European Communities Act 1972, in the definition of ‘the Treaties’ and ‘the Community Treaties’ there shall be inserted after paragraph (b ) the words ‘and

c ) the treaty relating to the accession of the Hellenic Republic to the European Economic Community and to the European Atomic Energy Community, signed at Athens on 28th May 1979; and
d ) the decision, of 24th May 1979, of the Council relating to the accession of the Hellenic Republic to the European Coal and Steel Community;’.
S-2 Short title.

2 Short title.

2. This Act may be cited as theEuropean Communities (Greek Accession) Act 1979.

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