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Amendments to the Rules of the Supreme Court (Northern Ireland) 1980(1)

7.  In Order 90—

(a)in rule 10 (Interpretation), after paragraph (b) insert—

(c)“the Council Regulation” means the Council Regulation (EC) No. 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in matrimonial matters and the matters of parental responsibility.;

(b)in rule 13 (Contents of originating summons: particular provisions), after paragraph (2) insert—

(3) Where the application is one to which the Council Regulation also applies the originating summons shall identify—

(a)any details of measures taken by courts or authorities to ensure the protection of the child after its return to the Member State of habitual residence of which the applicant is aware; and

(b)details of any person with parental responsibility who is not already listed in accordance with rule 12.;

(c)in rule 20 (Stay of Proceedings)

(i)in paragraph (2), after “section 20(2) of the Act” insert “, Article 21(2) of the Child Abduction and Custody (Jersey) Law 2005”;

(ii)in paragraph (4), after “the High Court in England and Wales”, in each place those words appear insert “, the Royal Court of Jersey”;

(iii)in paragraph (5), after “High Court in England and Wales” insert “, the Royal Court of Jersey”;

(iv)in paragraph (6), after “a court of summary jurisdiction in Northern Ireland” insert “, the Royal Court of Jersey, a court of summary jurisdiction in Jersey,”;

(d)in rule 21 (Transfer of Proceedings), after “the High Court in England and Wales”, in each place those words appear, insert “, the Royal Court of Jersey”; and

(e)after rule 25 (Orders for disclosure of information), insert—

Registration of registered decisions

25A.  There shall be kept in the Office by the proper officer a register of decisions registered under section 16 of the Act together with any variation of those decisions as made under section 17 of the Act..