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The Criminal Justice (Confiscation)(Northern Ireland) Order 1990


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1.  In the case of a confiscation order made before the coming into operation of the [1989 NI 19] Insolvency (Northern Ireland) Order 1989, Article 3(9) shall have effect as if for paragraph (b) there were substituted—

(b)pay any sum which, if the defendant had been adjudged bankrupt or was being wound up, would be among the preferential debts.;

and in that paragraph “the preferential debts” —

(a)in relation to bankruptcy, means the debts to be paid in priority under Article 19 of the [1980 NI 4] Bankruptcy Amendment (Northern Ireland) Order 1980 (assuming the date of the confiscation order to be the date of the order of adjudication); and

(b)in relation to winding up, means the preferential debts listed in Schedule 18 to the [1986 NI 6] Companies (Northern Ireland) Order 1986 (assuming the date of the confiscation order to be the relevant date for the purpose of that Schedule).

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