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Amendment to the Magistrates’ Courts (Maintenance and Affiliation) Rules (Northern Ireland) 1966

3.  The Magistrates’ Courts (Maintenance and Affiliation) Rules (Northern Ireland) 1966(1) are amended as follows—

(1) In rule 3, omit “acting for the same petty sessions district as the court which made the maintenance order”.

(2) In rule 7(5), for “Petty Sessions District”, substitute “administrative court division”.

(3) In Schedule 2—

(a)in Form 1—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County [Borough] of”; and

(ii)for “acting for the above-named petty sessions district”, substitute “sitting at…” in each place where it occurs;

(b)in Form 2—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County [Borough] of”;

(ii)for “for the Petty Sessions District of … in the County [Borough] of ….”, substitute “at…”; and

(iii)at the end, omit “for the said Petty Sessions District”;

(c)in Form 2A—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of”, and “County Court Division of”; and

(ii)at the end, omit “for the said Petty Sessions District”;

(d)in Form 3—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County Court division of”;

(ii)for “for the Petty Sessions District of …in the County Court Division of …”, substitute “at…”; and

(iii)at the end, omit “for the said Petty Sessions District”;

(e)in Forms 5 and 6—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County [Borough] of”; and

(ii)for “for the Petty Sessions District of … in the County [Borough] of ….”, substitute “at…”;

(f)in Form 8—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County [Borough] of”; and

(ii)at the end, omit “for the said Petty Sessions District”;

(g)in Forms 9 and 10—

(i)for “for the Division of …” substitute “sitting at…”; and

(ii)at the end, omit “for the Petty Sessions District of … in the County Court Division of ….”;

(h)in Form 11—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County [Borough] of”; and

(ii)at the end, omit “for the said Petty Sessions District”;

(i)in Form 12—

(i)for “for the Division of …” substitute “sitting at…”; and

(ii)at the end, omit “for the Petty Sessions District of … in the County Court Division of ….”;

(j)in Form 13—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County Court Division of”;

(ii)for “for the Division of …”, substitute “sitting at” in each place where it occurs; and

(iii)for “for the petty sessions district of … in the County Court Division of ….”, substitute “at…”;

(k)in Form 14—

(i)in the title, omit the large bracket, “Petty Sessions District of” and “County Court Division of”;

(ii)for “for the Division of …”, substitute “at…”; and

(iii)at the end, omit “for the said Petty Sessions District”; and

(l)in Form 15—

(i)in the title, omit “Petty Sessions District of” and “County [Borough] of”;

(ii)for “this court”, substitute “a court of summary jurisdiction sitting at…”; and

(iii)at the end, omit “for the above-named Petty Sessions District”.

(1)

S.R. & O. (N.I.) 1966 No. 292