1.—(1) In this Schedule the following words and expressions have the same meaning as in the [1978 NI 20.] Rent (Northern Ireland) Order 1978—N.I.
(d)Rent Restriction Acts;
(2) In this Schedule—
[F1“civil partner”, except in paragraph 2, includes (where the context requires) former civil partner;]
“cohabitee”, except in paragraph 3, includes (where the context requires) former cohabitee;
“the court” does not include a court of summary jurisdiction;
“Part II order” means an order under Part II of this Schedule;
“secure tenancy” has the meaning assigned to it by Article 25 of the [1983 NI 15.] Housing (Northern Ireland) Order 1983;
“spouse” includes a party to a void or voidable marriage and, except in paragraph 2, includes (where the context requires) former spouse.
Annotations are used to give authority for changes and other effects on the legislation you are viewing and to convey editorial information. They appear at the foot of the relevant provision or under the associated heading. Annotations are categorised by annotation type, such as F-notes for textual amendments and I-notes for commencement information (a full list can be found in the Editorial Practice Guide). Each annotation is identified by a sequential reference number. For F-notes, M-notes and X-notes, the number also appears in bold superscript at the relevant location in the text. All annotations contain links to the affecting legislation.