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Matrimonial Proceedings and Property Act 1970

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25Direction for instrument to be settled by conveyancing counsel

Where the court decides to make an order under this Part of this Act requiring any payments to be secured or an order under section 4 of this Act—

(a)it may direct that the matter be referred to one of the conveyancing counsel of the court for him to settle a proper instrument to be executed by all necessary parties; and

(b)in the case of an order under section 2, 3 or 4 of this Act, it may, if it thinks fit, defer the grant of the decree in question until the instrument has been duly executed.

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