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Matrimonial Proceedings and Property Act 1970

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Avoidance of transactions intended to defeat claims for relief under the Act of 1965

9(1)Section 16 of this Act shall apply in relation to proceedings for relief under any of the following provisions of the Act of 1965, that is to say, sections 16, 17(2), 20(1), 22, 24, 31, 34(1)(a) or (b), 34(3) and 35, section 16(1) as applied by section 19 and section 17(2) as applied by section 20(2), where the proceedings are pending at the commencement of this Act, and in relation to proceedings for relief under section 21 or 34(1)(c) of the Act of 1965, as it applies in relation to proceedings for relief under any of the provisions of this Act specified in section 16(4) of this Act.

(2)Without prejudice to sub-paragraph (1) above, the said section 16 shall apply in a case where an order has been obtained under any of the provisions of the Act of 1965 mentioned in sub-paragraph (1) above as it applies in a case where an order has been obtained under any of the provisions of this Act specified in the said section 16(4).

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