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The Family Law (Northern Ireland) Order 1993


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The Crown Proceedings Act 1947 (c. 44)

2.  In section 27(2) (attachment of moneys payable by the Crown), as it applies to the Crown in right of Her Majesty’s Government in the United Kingdom by virtue of Article 22 of the Crown Proceedings (Northern Ireland) Order 1981(1)—

(a)for “matrimonial causes rules made under Article 54 of the Matrimonial Causes (Northern Ireland) Order 1978” substitute “family proceedings rules made under Article 12 of the Family Law (Northern Ireland) Order 1993”;

(b)in paragraph (b), for “matrimonial causes rules” substitute “family proceedings rules”;

and Schedule 2 to that Order (which sets out the text of the Act as so applied) shall be modified accordingly.


S.I. 1981/233

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