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Theft Act 1968 (c. 60)
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34.
Interpretation.
(1) Sections 4(1) and 5(1) of this Act shall apply generally for purposes of this Act as they apply for purposes of section 1.
(2) For purposes of this Act
(a)
gain and loss are to be construed as extending only to gain or loss in money or other property, but as extending to any such gain or loss whether temporary or permanent; and
(i) gain includes a gain by keeping what one has, as well as a gain by getting what one has not; and
(ii) loss includes a loss by not getting what one might get, as well as a loss by parting with what one has;
(b)
goods, except in so far as the context otherwise requires, includes money and every other description of property except land, and includes things severed from the land by stealing.


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Version no Start date End date Extent Confers power Blanket amendment
> 1 01/02/1991   E+W N N

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