Search Legislation

The Family Law (Northern Ireland) Order 1993


This is the original version (as it was originally made).

Abolition of requirement for press notices in respect of marriages in register offices

3.  The requirement in section 3 of the Marriage Law (Ireland) Amendment Act 1863(1) for notices of certain marriages intended to be contracted in the office of a registrar to be published on 2 consecutive weeks in a newspaper circulating in the district in which such marriage is intended is hereby abolished; and, accordingly, section 41 of the Matrimonial Causes and Marriage Law (Ireland) Amendment Act 1870(2) is hereby repealed.

Back to top


Print Options


Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.


Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources