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The Industrial Tribunals (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Title and commencement

  3. 2.Interpretation

  4. Industrial tribunals

    1. 3.Industrial tribunals

  5. Jurisdiction

    1. 4.Jurisdiction of industrial tribunals

    2. 5.Power to confer further jurisdiction on industrial tribunals

  6. Membership etc.

    1. 6.Composition of a tribunal

    2. 7.Remuneration, fees and allowances

  7. Procedure

    1. 8.Conduct of hearings

    2. 9.Industrial tribunal procedure regulations

    3. 10.Procedure in contract cases

    4. 11.Pre-hearing reviews and preliminary matters

    5. 12.National security etc.

    6. 13.Restriction of publicity in cases involving sexual misconduct

    7. 14.Restriction of publicity in disability cases

    8. 15.Costs and expenses

    9. 16.Interest

    10. 17.Enforcement

  8. Recoupment of social security benefits

    1. 18.Power to provide for recoupment of benefits

    2. 19.Recoupment: further provisions

  9. Conciliation

    1. 20.Conciliation

    2. 21.Conciliation procedure

  10. Appeals from industrial tribunals

    1. 22.Appeals from industrial tribunals

  11. Supplementary

    1. 23.Crown employment

    2. 24.Power to amend Order

    3. 25.Regulations and orders

    4. 26.Consequential amendments

    5. 27.Transitional provisions, savings and transitory provisions

    6. 28.Repeals and revocations

  12. Signature


    1. SCHEDULE 1


      1. The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 (c. 33 (N.I.))

        1. 1.For section 42(5) substitute— (5) In an enactment the expression...

      2. The Superannuation (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Northern Ireland) Act 1969 (c. 7 (N.I.))

        1. 2.In section 2(1)(b)(ii) for “Article 30 of the Industrial Training...

      3. The Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975 (c. 25)

        1. 3.In Part II of Schedule 1 for the words “A...

      4. The Fair Employment (Northern Ireland) Act 1976 (c. 25)

        1. 4.In section 26(7) for “Paragraphs (3) to (6) of Article...

      5. The Sex Discrimination (Northern Ireland) Order 1976 (NI 15)

        1. 5.(1) In Article 75(5)(b) for “regulations made under Article 59...

      6. The Aircraft and Shipbuilding Industries Act 1977 (c. 3)

        1. 6.In sections 49(10) and 50(3)(b) for “Article 30 of the...

      7. The Fair Employment (Northern Ireland) Act 1989 (c. 32)

        1. 7.(1) In section 6(3)(b) for “Article 29(2) of the Industrial...

      8. The Social Security Administration (Northern Ireland) Act 1992 (c. 8)

        1. 8.In section 56(4) for “Article 72(1) of the Industrial Relations...

      9. The Judicial Pensions and Retirement Act 1993 (c. 8)

        1. 9.In the following provisions, namely— (a) in Schedule 1, in...

      10. The Pension Schemes (Northern Ireland) Act 1993 (c. 49)

        1. 10.In section 176(1) in the definition of “industrial tribunal” for...

      11. The Trade Union and Labour Relations (Northern Ireland) Order 1995 (NI 12)

        1. 11.In Article 146(2) for “Article 62(2) to (5) of the...

      12. The Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (c. 50)

        1. 12.In Schedule 8, in paragraph 5(2) for “Article 61(3) of...

      13. The Ombudsman (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (NI 8)

        1. 13.In Schedule 3, in the entry relating to industrial tribunals,...

    2. SCHEDULE 2



        1. 1.The substitution of this Order for the provisions repealed or...

        2. 2.Anything done, or having effect as done, (including the making...

        3. 3.Any reference (express or implied) in this Order or any...

        4. 4.(1) Any reference (express or implied) in any statutory provision,...

        5. 5.Paragraphs 1 to 4 have effect in place of section...


        1. Disability discrimination

          1. 6.(1) If section 62 of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995...

        2. Jobseeker’s allowance

          1. 7.(1) If paragraph 1 of Schedule 2 to the Jobseekers...

        3. Armed forces

          1. 8.(1) If Article 10 of the Industrial Relations (Northern Ireland)...

    3. SCHEDULE 3


  14. Explanatory Note

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