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Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

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(3) Orders in Council

[S.I. 1949/1836.] The Northern Ireland (Crown Proceedings) Order 1949

In Article 3(3) for the words from the beginning to " 1897 " substitute the words " The expression ' rules of court' shall mean rules made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ".

[S.I. 1972/538 (N.I. 1).] The Prosecution of Offences (Northern Ireland) Order 1972

In Article 4(10)(a), before the words " any county court or " insert the words " the Crown Court or in ".

In Article 5(1)(g) for the words " certiorari, mandamus, prohibition or other prerogative order or injunction" substitute the words " judicial review ".

[S.I. 1972/1265 (N.I. 14).] The Health and Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1972

In paragraph 4 of Schedule 11 Part I, for the words " Supreme Court" substitute the words " Court of Appeal ".

[S.I. 1974/2143 (N.I. 6).] The Juries (Northern Ireland) Order 1974

In Article 2(2) for the definition of " the Juries Officer " substitute the following definitions—

  • " division " means a county court division within the meaning of the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959 ;

  • " the Juries Officer " in relation to a division means such officer of the Northern Ireland Court Service as the Lord Chancellor may designate to be the Juries Officer for that division.

In Article 4(2) for the words from the beginning to " area who " substitute the words "The Chief Electoral Officer shall arrange to be sent to the Juries Officer for each division a list of those persons selected who reside in the division and the Juries Officer

In Article 4(3)(b), (6) (where it first occurs) and (9)(c) and Article 5(3) for the word " area " substitute the word " division ".

In Article 4(4) and (5) for the words " Area Provisional Jurors List" substitute the words " list referred to in paragraph (2) ".

In Articles 4(5), (6) and (7) and 5(3) and (4) for the word " Area " wherever it occurs substitute the word " Divisional ".

In Schedule 2—

(a)at the end of the entry relating to officers of the Northern Ireland Office add the words " and officers of the Lord Chancellor's Office certified by the Lord Chancellor to be so engaged ".

(b)after that entry insert—

  • Members of the Northern Ireland Court Service.;

(c)after the entry relating to members and staff of the Police Authority for Northern Ireland insert—

  • Members and staff of the Police Complaints Board for Northern Ireland;

(d)after the entry relating to persons in the Northern Ireland Civil Service insert—

  • The Chief Electoral Officer for Northern Ireland and persons appointed to assist him..

[S.I. 1975/816 (N.I. 7).] The Administration of Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 1975

In Article 8(2) for the words " Secretary of State, on the recommendation of" substitute the words " Lord Chancellor, after consultation with " and for the words " Secretary of State " substitute the words " Lord Chancellor ".

[S.I. 1976/226 (N.I. 4).] The Treatment of Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order 1976

In Articles 2(3), 5(3)(a), 9(3)(b), 9(5), 9(7), 10(2)(b), 10(3), 14(6), 15(1) and 15(3) for the words " a court of assize or county court " wherever they occur substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Article 3(4) for the words " a court of assize or a county court " substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Article 3(5) for the words " to a court under paragraph (4), that court" substitute the words " under paragraph (4), the Crown Court ".

In Article 5(1)(b) for the words " or county borough " substitute the words " court division ".

In Article 5(3)(b) for the words "the court referred to in sub-paragraph (a)" substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Article 5(4) for the words " such court of assize or county court as it considers convenient" substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Articles 9(3)(b), 9(4), 10(2) and 10(3) for the words " the court of assize or county court, as the case may be " wherever they occur substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Article 9(4) for the words " that court of assize or county court" substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Article 14(1) for the words " a court of assize, a county court" substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

In Article 15(3) for the words " the court of assize or county court" substitute the words " the Crown Court " and for the words " the court of assize or county court, as the case may be " substitute the words " that court ".

[S.I. 1976/582 (N.I. 12).] The Solicitors (Northern Ireland) Order 1976

In Articles 15(1), 37(2), 64(1)(a) and 64(2), for the words " Supreme Court" substitute the words " High Court or the Court of Appeal ".

In Article 75(3) for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute " section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ".

In Article 81(a) for the words " the Court of Criminal Appeal" substitute the words " the Crown Court ".

[S.I. 1978/460 (N.I. 5).] The Sexual Offences (Northern Ireland) Order 1978

In Articles 6(2) and 8(3) for the words " county court or of the High Court " substitute the words " Crown Court ".

In Articles 6(4) and 7(2) for the words " Court of Criminal Appeal" wherever they occur substitute the words " Court of Appeal ".

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