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Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

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Schedule 1Appeals to House of Lords in Certain Criminal Matters

1(1)Subject to sub-paragraph (2) an application to the court below for leave to appeal shall be made within the period of fourteen days beginning with the date of the decision of that court; and an application to the House of Lords for such leave shall be made within the period of fourteen days beginning with the date on which the application is refused by the court below.

(2)Except in a case involving sentence of death, the House of Lords or the court below may, upon application made at any time by the defendant, extend the time within which an application may be made by him to that House or that court under sub-paragraph (1).

2Any application for leave to appeal in a case involving sentence of death, and any appeal for which leave is granted on such an application, shall be heard and determined with as much expedition as practicable.

3(1)Without prejudice to any other power to grant bail, a person appealing or applying for leave to appeal from the Court of Appeal or the High Court under section 41 may be admitted to bail by the court below pending the appeal; and in relation to any recognizances to be entered into under section 148 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964 or under section 4 of County Court Appeals Act (Northern Ireland) 1964 any reference in those ; sections to the judgment of the Court of Appeal shall be construed as including a reference to the judgment of the House of Lords or, if the case is remitted by that House to the Court of Appeal, to the judgment of that court on the case as so remitted.

(2)Where application is made to the High Court or the Court of Appeal for leave to appeal, that court may give such directions as it thinks fit for discharging or enlarging any recognizances entered into by the applicant or any surety, under any statutory provision or otherwise, with reference to the proceedings of that court.

4(1)Where the defendant in any proceedings from which an appeal lies under section 41 would, but for the decision of the court below, be liable to be detained, and immediately after that decision the prosecutor is granted, or gives notice that he intends to apply for, leave to appeal, the court may make an order providing for the detention of the defendant or directing that he shall not be released except on bail, which may be granted by the court as under paragraph 3 so long as any appeal under section 41 is pending.

(2)An order under sub-paragraph (1) shall (unless the appeal has previously been disposed of) cease to have effect at the expiration of the period for which the defendant would have been liable to be detained but for the decision of the court below.

(3)Any order made under sub-paragraph (1) for the detention of a defendant who, but for the decision of the court below, would be liable to be detained in pursuance of an order or direction under the Mental Health Act (Northern Ireland) 1961, shall be an order authorising his continued detention in pursuance of the order or direction under the said Act, and the provisions of the said Act with respect to persons so liable (including provisions as to the renewal of authority for detention and the removal or discharge of patients) shall apply accordingly.

(4)Where the court below has power to make an order under sub-paragraph (1) and either no such order is made or the defendant is released or discharged by virtue of sub-paragraph (2) or (3) before the appeal is disposed of, the defendant shall not be liable to be again detained as the result of the decision of the House of Lords on the appeal.

5(1)Where a person subject to a sentence is admitted to bail pending an appeal under section 41, the time during which he is at large after being so admitted shall be disregarded in computing the term of his sentence.

(2)Subject to sub-paragraph (1), any sentence passed on an appeal under section 41 in substitution for another sentence shall, unless the House of Lords or the court below otherwise directs, begin to run from the time when that other sentence would have begun to run.

6(1)Rules of court may be made—

(a)for determining the cases in which the powers of the Court of Appeal under section 41 and this Schedule may be exercised by a judge thereof;

(b)for prescribing the persons before whom and the manner in which a recognizance shall be entered into, or other security given, where bail is granted to a person under paragraph 3 or 4 pending an appeal under section 41 from a decision of the High Court or Court of Appeal, and the manner in which any such recognizance or security may be enforced;

(c)for authorising the recommittal of any person to whom bail is granted.

(2)A defendant who is detained pending an appeal under section 41 shall not be entitled to be present on the hearing of the appeal or of any proceedings preliminary or incidental thereto except where an order of the House of Lords or rules of court authorise him to be present or where that House or the court below, as the case may be, gives him leave to be present.

Schedule 2Departments of the Supreme Court

DepartmentOfficer
The Lord Chief Justice's OfficePrincipal Secretary to the Lord Chief Justice
The Central OfficeMaster (Queen's Bench and Appeals)
The Chancery OfficeMaster (Chancery)
The Bankruptcy and Companies OfficeMaster (Bankruptcy)
The Probate and Matrimonial OfficeMaster (Probate and Matrimonial)
The Office of Care and ProtectionMaster (Care and Protection)
The Taxing OfficeMaster (Taxing Office)

Schedule 3Statutory Offices

1.

Office

Persons qualified

4.

Functions of office

2.

Description

3.

Standing

The functions heretofore exercised by the holder of the office of—
Principal Secretary to the Lord Chief Justice.Barrister10 yearsPermanent Secretary of the Supreme Court (other than functions which by virtue of this Act become functions of the Lord Chancellor).
Legal Secretary to the Lord Chief Justice.Barrister7 yearsAssistant Secretary of the Supreme Court.
Master (Queen's Bench and Appeals)Barrister or solicitor10 yearsRegistrar of the Supreme Court.
Registrar (Queen's Bench and Appeals)Barrister or solicitor7 yearsAssistant Registrar of the Supreme Court. Admiralty Registrar.
Master (Chancery)Solicitor10 years

Chancery and Bankruptcy Registrar in relation to or in connection with Chancery matters.

Chief Clerk in relation to or in connection with Chancery matters other than wardship, adoption and company matters.

Master (Bankruptcy)Solicitor10 years

Chancery and Bankruptcy Registrar in relation to or in connection with Bankruptcy matters.

Chief Clerk in relation to or in connection with company matters.

Registrar (Chancery and Bankruptcy)Solicitor7 years

Assistant Chancery and Bankruptcy Registrar. Assistant Chief Clerk in relation to or in connection

with Chancery matters other than wardship and

adoption.

Master (Probate and Matrimonial)Barrister or solicitor10 yearsChief Probate Registrar.
Registrar (Probate and Matrimonial)Barrister or solicitor7 yearsAssistant Probate Registrar.
Master (Care and Protection)Barrister or solicitor10 years

Registrar in Lunacy.

Chief Clerk in relation to or in connection with wardship and adoption.

Registrar (Care and Protection)Barrister or solicitor7 yearsAssistant Registrar in Lunacy. Assistant Chief Clerk in relation to or in connection with wardship and adoption.
Master (Taxing Office)Solicitor10 yearsTaxing Master.
Master (Enforcement of Judgments)Barrister or solicitor10 yearsMaster for the Enforcement of Judgments.
Judicial Officer (Enforcement of Judgments).Barrister or solicitor7 yearsOfficer designated under section 5(1) of the Judgments (Enforcement) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.
Circuit RegistrarSolicitor7 yearsDistrict Probate Registrar.

Schedule 4Superannuation of Statutory Officers

1In its application to a statutory officer in respect of his service as such the principal civil service pension scheme shall be modified as set out in paragraphs 2 and 3.

2For the purpose of calculating reckonable service (but not qualifying service) any period of service after the commencement of section 70 shall be deemed to be increased by one third; but an officer shall not be deemed by virtue of this paragraph to have more than 40 years' reckonable service.

3Notwithstanding paragraph 2, any lump sum payable in addition to pension under the scheme in respect of a period of actual service not exceeding 12 years shall be calculated in accordance with the following Table, with proportionate adjustment for any fraction of a year's service:—

Length of serviceLump sum
Up to 8 years3/80 ths of pensionable pay for each year.
9 years30/80 ths of pensionable pay.
10 years36/80 ths of pensionable pay.
11 years42/80 ths of pensionable pay.
12 years48/80 ths of pensionable pay.

4Expressions used in this Schedule and in the principal civil service pension scheme have the same meaning in this Schedule as in that scheme.

Schedule 5Minor and Consequential Amendments

Part IGeneral Amendments

1(1)Except where the contrary is expressly provided by or under this Act, references in any statutory provision to, or which are by virtue of any statutory provision heretofore in force to be construed as references to, the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland, the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland or the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland or to divisions, judges, offices or officers of any such court, shall be construed, respectively, as references to the Supreme Court exclusive of the Crown Court, the High Court or the Court of Appeal as constituted under this Act and to the divisions, judges, offices or officers of those courts by which or by whom any jurisdiction or business to which the reference relates is for the time being to be exercised or transacted, whether by virtue of this Act or of any other statutory provision.

(2)The reference in sub-paragraph (1) to business to be transacted includes a reference to any matter requiring the concurrence, approval, advice or consent of a judge or of more than one judge of the Supreme Court, the High Court or the Court of Appeal.

2(1)In any statutory provision whether passed or made before, on or after the coming into operation of Part IV of this Act, for any reference or expression in the first column of the Table below there shall, in relation to Northern Ireland, be substituted the relevant reference or expression in the second column of the Table.

(2)Sub-paragraph (1) shall not apply where the context otherwise requires and in particular shall not apply in relation to a sentence imposed, or other things done, by a court before the coming into operation of Part IV of this Act or to any reference to records of any court.

Table

ReferenceSubstituted reference
1. Court of gaol delivery or of oyer and terminer.The Crown Court.
2. Court of assize, or assizes, where the context does not relate to civil jurisdiction.The Crown Court.
3. Court of assize, or assizes, where the context relates either to criminal or civil jurisdiction.The Crown Court or the High Court or, as the case may be, the High Court and not the Crown Court.
4. The county court where the context relates to the jurisdiction of that court to try persons on indictment.The Crown Court.
5. Judge, justice or commissioner of assize, or judge acting during assizes.The Crown Court or the High Court or both, according as the reference is to criminal jurisdiction or civil jurisdiction or to both.
6. County court judge or recorder where the context relates to the jurisdiction of the county court to try persons on indictment.The Crown Court.
7. Clerk of the Crown and peace where the context relates to the jurisdiction of the county court to try persons on indictment or to the criminal jurisdiction of courts of assize.The appropriate officer of the Crown Court.
8. Other officer in the county court service for Northern Ireland whose duties related exclusively to the criminal jurisdiction of courts of assize.The appropriate officer of the Crown Court.
9. Clerk of the court where the court is the Crown Court.The appropriate officer of the Crown Court.

3References in any statutory provision to rules made under section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962 or which are by virtue of any statutory provision heretofore in force to be construed as references to such rules shall be construed as references to rules of court made under section 55 of this Act.

4Paragraphs 1 to 3 apply subject to the provisions of this Act and, in particular, do not prejudice the operation of any specific amendments contained in this Schedule.

Part IISpecific Amendments(1) Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom

The Crown Debts Act 1801

In section 5 for the words from " into the Bank of Ireland " to the end substitute the words

into the Supreme Court in Northern Ireland.

The Writ of Subpoena Act 1805

In sections 3 and 4 references to a writ of subpoena requiring the appearance of a person to give evidence shall be construed as including references to any summons or order issued by the Crown Court in Northern Ireland for the appearance of a person before it

The Tumultuous Risings (Ireland) Act 1831

In section 9 for the words from " the judge, assistant barrister " to " court as aforesaid " substitute the words

any judge of the Crown Court

and for the words from "clerk of the crown, clerk of the peace" to " them forthwith" substitute the words

appropriate officer of that court.

The Constabulary (Ireland) Act 1836

In section 16 for die words "at any assizes or sessions of the peace " substitute the words

by any court of justice in Northern Ireland.

The Parliamentary Documents Deposit Act 1837

For any reference to the clerk of the peace there shall, as respects Northern Ireland, be substituted a reference to the clerk of the district council.

The Slave Trade Act 1843

In section 4(1), as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words " Her Majesty's said court" and " Her Majesty in her Court of Queen's Bench (in manner set forth and prescribed in the East India Company Act 1772) " substitute the words

the Crown Court.

The Lands Clauses Consolidation Act 1845

At the end of section 3 add the following definition— ' Supreme Court' shall mean the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland where the same shall relate to monies to be paid or deposited in respect of lands situate in Northern Ireland.

Section 9 shall, in the case of purchase money or compensation for, or compensation for damage or injury to, lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the insertion after the words

deposited in the Bank.

of the words " or the Supreme Court". Section 69 shall, in the case of purchase money or compensation payable in respect of, or of an interest in, or for damage to, lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for the words from

be paid into the Bank

to " the said courts " of the words " be paid into the Supreme Court". Section 70 shall, in the case of money paid into the Supreme Court, have effect with the substitution for the words from

and until the money

to " annual proceeds thereof paid " of the words " and if, before it is so applied, it is dealt with under section 81 or 82 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978, the annual proceeds thereof shall be paid ". Section 71 shall, in the case of purchase money or compensation payable in respect of, or of an interest in, or for damage to, lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for the words

into the Bank

where they twice occur of the words " into the Supreme Court". Section 73 shall, in the case of money payable in respect of the taking, using or interfering with lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for the words

into the Bank

where they twice occur of the words " into the Supreme Court". Section 76 shall, in the case of, or of an interest in, lands in Northern Ireland that have, or has, been purchased or taken, have effect with the substitution for the words from

to deposit the purchase money

to the end of the words " to pay into the Supreme Court the purchase money or compensation payable in respect of such lands ". Section 78 shall, in the case of purchase money or compensation payable in respect of, or of an interest in, lands in Northern Ireland, have effect as if, after the word " so" (in both places where it occurs) there were inserted the words

paid or

and as if for the words from " order such money " to " thereof " (where it last occurs) there were substituted the words

order distribution of the money according to the respective estates, titles or interests of the parties making claim to such money or lands, or any part thereof, and if, before the money is distributed, it is dealt with under section 81 or 82 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 payment likewise of the dividends thereof

. Section 84 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for the words

deposited in the Bank

of the words " paid into the Supreme Court". Section 85 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland have effect as if for the words " to deposit in the Bank ", the words " so to be deposited", the words "for deposit in the Bank", the words " deposited in the Bank " and the words " such deposit" there were respectively substituted the words

to pay into the Supreme Court, the words " so to be paid ", the words " for payment into the Supreme Court", the words " paid into the Supreme Court" and the words " such payment". The Act shall, in its application to Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for sections 86, 87 and 88 of the following section:—

86Money paid under section 85 of this Act into the Supreme Court shall remain there by way of security to the parties whose lands shall so have been entered upon for the performance of the condition of the bond to be given by the promoters of the undertaking, as hereinbefore mentioned, and, if dealt with under section 81 or 82 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 shall be accumulated; and upon the condition of such bond being fully performed the High Court may, on the application of the promoters, order it, or the proceeds of the securities in which it has been invested, together with the accumulation thereof, to be paid to the promoters of the undertaking, or if such condition shall not be fully performed it shall be lawful for the said Court to order the same to be applied, in such manner as it shall think fit, for the benefit of the parties for whose security the same shall have been paid

Section 89 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland, have effect as if for the words " deposited the same in the Bank " there were substitued the words " paid the same into the Supreme Court ". Section 99 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for the words

and upon payment or deposit in the Bank of the compensation so determined.

of the words " and upon payment of the compensation so determined either to the persons entitled thereto or into the Supreme Court". Section 100 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland, have effect with the substitution for the words

on deposit thereof in the Bank

of the words " on payment thereof into the Supreme Court", with the substitution for the words

deposited as aforesaid

of the words "paid into the Supreme Court as aforesaid" and with the substitution for the words from

by payment

to the end of the words " by payment, as hereinafter provided, of compensation for the same either to the persons entitled thereto or into the Supreme Court". Section 107 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland over which commonable or other rights subsist, have effect with the substitution for the words

deposit in the Bank in the manner provided in the like case

of the words " payment into the Supreme Court" with the omission of the words " or deposited " and with the substitution for the words

so deposited

of the words "so paid into the Supreme Court". Section 109 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland subject to a mortgage, have effect with the substitution for the words

to deposit in the bank, in the manner provided by this Act in like cases

of the words " to pay into the Supreme Court". Section 111 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland subject to a mortgage, have effect with the substitution for the words from

to deposit

to " every such payment or deposit" of the words " to pay into the Supreme Court the amount of such value or compensation ; and the making of payment to the mortgagee or into the Supreme Court" and for the words " by such payment or deposit" of the words "by payment to the mortgagee or into the Supreme Court". Section 113 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland subject to a mortgage, have effect with the substitution for the words from

to pay the amount

to " such payment or deposit" of the words " to pay into the Supreme Court the amount of such value or compensation ; and the making of payment to the mortgagee or into the Supreme Court". Section 117 shall, in the case of lands in Northern Ireland charged with payments or incumbrances not otherwise provided for in the Act, have effect with the substitution for the words from

to deposit

to " like cases ", of the words " to pay into the Supreme Court the amount of the compensation ". In Schedule A as it applies to the conveyance of land, or an interest in land, in Northern Ireland, for the words from " Bank " where first occurring to " Chancery" substitute the words

the Supreme Court.

The Indictable Offences Act 1848

In sections 12 and 14 for any reference to justices of oyer and terminer or gaol delivery in Northern Ireland, there shall be substituted a reference to the Crown Court there.

The Trustee Act 1850

The following amendments shall be made to the Act as it applies to Northern Ireland. In section 2 for the definition of " Lord Chancellor " substitute the following definition— The words " the High Court" shall mean Her Majesty's High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland ;

Throughout the Act for any reference (however expressed) to the Lord Chancellor, intrusted by virtue of the Queen's sign manual with the care of the persons and estates of lunatics, substitute a reference to the High Court. In section 41 for the words

one of the masters in ordinary of the Court of Chancery.

substitute the words

the Master (Chancery)

. In section 45 for the words " the Court of Chancery ", " the said Court of Chancery " and " the said court" substitute, in each case the words

the High Court

. In section 48 for the words from " Bank of England " to " Accountant General " substitute the words

Supreme Courtand the words " of the Bank of England " shall be omitted.

The Railways Act (Ireland) 1851

In section 19 for the words from " into the Bank of Ireland " to " Court of Chancery in Ireland" substitute the words

into the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland

and for the words " into the said Bank " substitute the words

into that Court.

The Fines Act (Ireland) 1851

In section 1 for the words from " the several officers " to " the proceedings " substitute the words " as follows:—

(a)for a magistrates' court, the clerk of petty sessions; and

(b)for any other court, such person as may be prescribed by the rules regulating the procedure of that court, or if no person is so prescribed, the person charged with the duty of recording the proceedings of the court.". In section 2, in paragraph 2 for the words from " within fourteen days " to " or sittings " substitute the words

immediately after the conclusion of the sitting

and for the words " thirty days " substitute the words

fourteen days

. In section 3, in paragraph 1 for the words " within one week from the expiration of thirty days " substitute the words

immediately upon the expiration of fourteen days

. In section 10 for the words " several assistant barristers, recorders of cities or boroughs and ", the words " assistant barrister, recorder " and the words " assistant barrister or recorder " substitute the words

judge of the Crown Court.

The Petty Sessions (Ireland) Act 1851

In section 30 for the reference to justices of oyer and terminer and general gaol delivery in Northern Ireland there shall be substituted a reference to the Crown Court there.

The Trustee Act 1852

In sections 6 and 7 for the words " the Lord Chancellor intrusted as aforesaid ", wherever occurring, substitute the words

the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland.

The Irish Bankrupt and Insolvent Act 1857

Throughout the Act for any reference to a general order by the Court substitute a reference to rules of court made under section 55 of this Act. In section 4 for the definition of

the Courtsubstitute—

In section 59 for the words " Lord Chancellor" substitute the words

Secretary of State.

.

The Probates and Letters of Administration Act (Ireland) 1857

For any reference in sections 55, 57 or 71 to rules or orders under the Act of 1857 substitute a reference to rules of court made under section 55 of this Act.

The Landed Estates Court (Ireland) Act 1858

In section 56 for the words from " into the Bank of Ireland " to " receipt of the money " substitute the words

into the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland (

the Supreme Court"), and " ; and the words " into the bank " shall cease to have effect. In section 57 for the words " into the Bank of Ireland " and " into the said Bank" (wherever they occur) substitute the words

into the Supreme Court

. In section 66 for the words " the Lord High Chancellor " and " in him " substitute respectively the words

the High Court

and " in it". In section 70 for the words from " transferred" to " Chancery in England " substitute the words

paid into the Supreme Court or (where the case may require) the Supreme Court of Judicature of England

; for the words from " and the High Court" to " Rolls " substitute the words

and the High Courts of Justice'; for the words

transferred to the account of the Accountant General of" substitute the words

paid into;

and for the words from "the Act passed" to the end substitute the words

section 63 of the Trustee Act 1925 or section 63 of the Trustee Act (Northern Ireland) 1958.

The Railways Act (Ireland) 1860

In section 2 for the words " depositing in the Bank of Ireland as herein directed" substitute the words

paying into the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland

. In section 4 for the words " deposited as last aforesaid shall remain in the Bank " substitute the words

paid into the Supreme Court is.

The Defence Act 1860

In sections 21 and 22 for the words " the Bank of Ireland" substitute the words

the Supreme Court in Northern Ireland.

The Tramways (Ireland) Act 1860

In section 29, for paragraphs 1 and 2, substitute—

1Within fourteen days after the making of the Order they shall either pay into the Supreme Court a sum equal to five per centum of the estimated cost of the undertaking, or deposit in the Court, or transfer into the name of the Accountant General, Exchequer bills or other Government securities equal to that sum at the price at which such bills or securities were originally purchased by the promoters, which price shall be proved by the broker's certificate of such purchase:.

The Matrimonial Causes and Marriage Law (Ireland) Amendment Act 1870

In section 7 for the words from "in a court of record" to the end substitute the words

in Her Majesty's High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland

. In section 13 for the words from the beginning to "Court for Matrimonial Causes and Matters " substitute the words

In exercising the jurisdiction referred to in section 7 the High Court

and for the words from " and to the rules " to the end substitute the words

and to rules of court.

The Lunacy Regulation (Ireland) Act 1871

Subject to any specific amendment made by the succeeding paragraphs, throughout the Act for any reference to the Lord Chancellor intrusted as aforesaid (except in the definition of that expression in section 2) substitute a reference to the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland. In section 2 for the definitions of the expressions

the Lord Chancellor, " the Lord Chancellor intrusted as aforesaid ", " the master ", " legal visitors " and " solicitors for minors and lunatics " substitute the following definitions—

" the Supreme Court" means the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland;

" the master " means the Master (Care and Protection) ;

" legal visitors " and " medical visitors " mean respectively the legal visitors and the medical visitors appointed by the Lord Chief Justice under section 28 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ;

"the Official Solicitor" means the Official Solicitor to the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland appointed under section 75 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ;

" rules of court" means rules made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

In section 6 for the words " the registrar " substitute the words

the master.

; and for the words from " the Lord Chancellor" onwards substitute the words

rules of court

. In section 8 for the words " the registrar " substitute the words

the master

. In section 11 for the words " the office of the registrar " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

. In section 12 for the words " the solicitor for minors and lunatics " substitute the words

the Official Solicitor

; and for the words from " in such manner " onwards substitute the words

in such manner as the High Court may order, or, if it makes no order in the matter, in such manner as may be provided by rules of court

. In section 13 for the words " the registrar " substitute the words

the master

. In section 17 for the words " the office of the registrar " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

. In section 22 for the words " the office of the registrar " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

. In section 28 for the words "the High Court of Chancery in Ireland " substitute the words

the High Court

. In section 30 for the words from " into the Bank of Ireland " to " Chancery " substitute the words

into the Supreme Court

; for the words " into the name and with the privity of the said Accountant General" substitute the words

into the Supreme Court

; and for the words " the said Accountant General ", where secondly occurring, substitute the words

the Accountant General of the Supreme Court

. In section 35 for the words from " the general orders " to " in force " substitute the words

rules of court

. In section 38 for the words " the offices of the master or registrar " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

. In section 41 for the words from " shall be left " to " Chancery " substitute the words

shall be filed in the Office of Care and Protection; and the Accountant-General of the Supreme Court

. In section 47 for the words from " and the Lord Chancellor " to " seem meet" substitute the words

and rules of court may provide

. In section 48 for the words from " when drawn up " to " registrar in lunacy " (where secondly occurring) substitute the words

shall be entered by the master

. In section 49 for the words from " the name of " to " Chancery ", where it first occurs, substitute the words

the Supreme Court;

for the words " the said Accountant General" substitute the words

the Accountant General of the Supreme Court

; for the words " the Court of Chancery ", where secondly occurring, substitute the words

the High Court

; for the words " signed by the registrar " substitute the words

signed by the master

; and for the words from "and the registrar in lunacy" to "respectively" substitute the words

and the master shall certify

. In section 52 for the words " office of the master " substitute the words

Office of Care and Protection

. In section 53 for the words " the registrar or other proper officer of Her Majesty's Court of Probate in Ireland " substitute the words

the Master (Probate and Matrimonial)

. In section 55(2) for the words from " the books " to " Chancery " substitute the words

the Supreme Court

. In section 56 for the words from " as the Lord Chancellor" onwards substitute the words

as may be provided for by rules of court or from time to time ordered by the High Court in any particular case

. In section 59 for the words " the office of the registrar " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

. In sections 73, 88 and 99, in each case, for the words " the Court of Chancery " substitute the words

the High Court

. In section 90 for the words " the Court of Chancery " substitute the words

the High Court

; and for the words " the name of the Accountant General of the Court of Chancery " substitute the words

the Supreme Court

. In section 105 for the words " the office of the registrar " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection, and vouch

. In section 110 for the words from " the office of the registrar " to " separate credit" substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection and an office copy deposited in the office for the business of the Accountant General of the Supreme Court, and the Accountant General shall thereupon transfer or cause to be transferred such sum or amount of cash or stock held in the Supreme Court to the separate credit

. In section 111 for the words "the Lord Chancellor intrusted as aforesaid shall from time to time direct" substitute the words

may be provided by rules of court

. In section 114 for the words from " the Lord Chancellor shall" to " last-mentioned cases " substitute the words

may be provided by rules of court, but so that no percentage be levied or paid in the last-mentioned case. For section 117 substitute—

117Rules of court may provide, or the High Court may by an order made in any particular case direct, that any remuneration for services of the medical visitors or legal visitors in connection with any lunatic, or any expenditure connected with the management of the estate of any lunatic, shall be paid out of his estate.

In section 118 for the words from the beginning to " seem meet substitute

Rules of court may make provision.

. After section 118 insert the following section—

119(1)There may be paid to the legal visitors and the medical visitors such remuneration and travelling and other allowances upon such conditions and on such scales as may be determined by the Lord Chancellor after consultation with the Lord Chief Justice and with the concurrence of the Minister for the Civil Service.

(2)This section does not prejudice the power conferred by section 117 of this Act to provide for or direct that any such remuneration or expenditure as is mentioned in that section shall be borne by a particular estate..

The Juries Act (Ireland) 1871

In section 18 for the words from " a fee of one shilling" to the end substitute the words

such fee as may be prescribed by rules of court made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 41 for the words " in any court of assize or nisi prius " substitute the words

in the High Court or the Crown Court

. In section 42 for the words from " any court of assize " to " suit or action" substitute the words

the High Court or the Crown Court.

The Bankruptcy (Ireland) Amendment Act 1872

In section 4 for the definition of " the Court " substitute— " The Court" shall mean the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland ;

In section 57 for the words from " directed " to the end substitute the words

directed by rules of court.

. In section 124 for the words from the beginning to " may prescribe " substitute the words

Rules of court may be made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 for the effectual execution of this Act and such rules may, in particular, prescribe.

The Consolidated Fund (Permanent Charges Redemption) Act 1873

In section 3, as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words from " paid into the Court of Chancery " to " 1872 " substitute the words

paid into the Supreme Court

and for the words " the said Court" substitute the words

the High Court.

The Fines Act (Ireland) 1851, Amendment Act 1874

In section 2 for the words " assistant barrister, recorder " substitute the words

judge of the Crown Court.

The Explosives Act 1875

In section 66(1), as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words " stipendiary magistrate " substitute the words

resident magistrate.

The Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876

In section 25 for the words " As to Ireland, the superior courts of law and equity at Dublin ; " substitute the words

As to Northern Ireland, Her Majesty's High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland and Her Majesty's Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland.

The Settled Estates Act 1877

In section 34 for the words " the Bank of Ireland to the account of the Accountant General ex parte the applicant" substitute the words

the Supreme Court to the account of the applicant.

The Bills of Sale (Ireland) Act 1879

In section 4 for the definition of " prescribed " substitute—

" As to registrar.

13The Master (Queen's Bench and Appeals) or such other officer serving in the Supreme Court as the Lord Chief Justice may designate shall be the registrar for the purposes of this Act.". For section 19 substitute— Fees.

19Section 116 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 shall apply to fees under this Act and such fees may be fixed in the manner authorised by that section..

The Settled Land Act 1882

At the end of section 2 as it applies to Northern Ireland add—

(11)Any reference in the Settled Land Acts 1882 to 1890 to money, securities or proceeds of sale being paid or transferred into court shall be construed as referring to the money, securities or proceeds being paid or transferred into the Supreme Court or any other court that has jurisdiction, and any reference in those Acts to the court in a context referring to the investment or application of money, securities or proceeds of sale paid or transferred into court, shall be construed, in the case of money, securities or proceeds paid or transferred into the Supreme Court, as referring to the High Court, and, in the case of money, securities or proceeds paid into another court, as referring to that other court..

The Land Law (Ireland) Act 1887

In section 34 in the definition of " prescribed " for the words from " other proceedings " to the end substitute the words

other proceedings, means prescribed by rules of court made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 or county court rules, as the case may be ;

The Deeds of Arrangement Act 1887

In section 15(2) for the words " the eighty-fourth section of the Supreme Court of Judicature Act (Ireland) 1877 as regards Ireland " substitute the words

, as respects Northern Ireland, section 116 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Deeds of Arrangement Amendment Act 1890

In section 2(7) for the words "the eighty-fourth section of the Supreme Court of Judicature Act (Ireland) 1877 " substitute the words

section 116 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Witnesses (Public Inquiries) Protection Act 1892

In section 3, as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words " quarter sessions or assizes " substitute the words

Crown Court.

The Life Insurance Companies (Payment into Court) Act 1896

In section 3, as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words from "High Court" to "into the High Court" substitute the words

Supreme Court.

The Town Tenants (Ireland) Act 1906

For section 11 substitute— Appeals.

11Any person aggrieved by any determination of the county court under this Act may appeal to the High Court as though the determination were a decree made in exercise of the jurisdiction conferred by Part III of the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959, and the appeal were brought under the County Court Appeals Act (Northern Ireland) 1964..

The Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1932

In section 9(3) for the words "under the Landed Estates Court (Ireland) Act 1858 or any Act amending that Act or under the Land Purchase Acts an application is made" substitute the words

an application is made to the High Court or to a county court.

The Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Act 1933

In section 13(b) for the words from " respectively" to the end substitute the words

respectively, references to sections 55 and 116 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Trade Marks Act 1938

In section 18, in its application to proceedings in Northern Ireland relating to trade marks, in subsection (7) for the words from the beginning to " the Court" substitute the words

On an appeal under this section, the Court

and in subsection (8) after the word " prescribed" insert the words

by rules of court made for the purposes of this subsection under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 32(1) as it applies to such proceedings as aforesaid, for the words from " may apply" to " the Registrar" substitute the words

may apply to the Court or, at the option of the applicant and subject to the provisions of section 54 of this Act, in the prescribed manner to the Registrar

. In section 68(1) in the definition of " prescribed " after the word " means" insert the words

(subject to provisions relating to Northern Ireland).

The War Damage Act 1943

In section 33(1), as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words from "make payment thereof" to the end substitute the words

make payment thereof into the Supreme Court or, if the amount thereof does not exceed £500, into a county court.

The Pensions Appeal Tribunals Act 1943

In section 6(2), as it applies to Northern Ireland, for the words from " a judge of " to " conclusive " substitute the words

the Court of Appeal, appeal therefrom, within such time as may be limited by rules of court made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978, to the Court of Appeal whose decision shall be final

. In section 14 for the words from " Lord Chancellor " to the end substitute the words

Lord Chancellor (except the reference in paragraph 7A of the Schedule) there shall be substituted references to the Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland

. In the Schedule, as it applies to Northern Ireland, in paragraph 5(4)(c) for the words " a judge of the High Court" substitute the words

the Court of Appeal.

The Exchange Control Act 1947

In Schedule 4 in paragraph 8(2) for the words from "may be made " to the end substitute the words

may be made, as respects the Supreme Court under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 and, as respects county courts, under section 146 of the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959 and, as respects magistrates' courts, under section 23 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964; and the reference to the court in sub-paragraph (a) shall, as regards rules to be made as respects the Supreme Court, be construed as referring to that Court, as regards rules to be made as respects county courts, be construed as referring to such county court as may be prescribed by the rules, and, as regards rules to be made as respects any other court, be construed as referring to that court..

The Crown Proceedings Act 1947

In this Act as it applies in Northern Ireland in relation to Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom and in relation to Her Majesty's Government in Northern Ireland—

(a)in section 20(2), for paragraph (c) substitute—

(c)the provisions of any rule of court relating to costs in actions brought in the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland which could have been brought in an inferior court there shall not apply to any proceedings by the Crown ; " and

(b)in section 38(2), in the definition of " Civil proceedings " for the words " proceedings on the Crown side of the King's Bench Division of the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland " substitute the words " an application for judicial review pursuant to section 18 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Representation of the People Act 1949

The following amendments shall be made to the Act as it applies to Northern Ireland. In sections 66(6), 74(9), 109(8), 128(6), 145(4) and 152(6), in each case, for the words " for the time being on the rota for the trial of parliamentary election petitions " substitute the words

of the High Court or the Court of Appeal for the time being selected under section 108 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 110(1) for the words from "two judges" to "their seniority " substitute the words

the two judges of the High Court or the Court of Appeal for the time being selected under section 108 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 123(1) for the words " at assizes " substitute the words

in the High Court

. In section 126(2) for the words " further consideration by the High Court " substitute the words

consideration by the Court of Appeal,

and for the words " High Court " where twice subsequently occurring substitute the words

Court of Appeal

. In section 163 in the definition of " prescribed " for the words from " rules " to the end substitute the words

rules of court made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ;.

The Arbitration Act 1950

In section 38 as it applies to Northern Ireland for subsection (3) substitute—

(3)Subject to the provisions of this section, rules of court may be made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 with respect to the evidence which must be furnished by a party seeking to enforce an award under this Part of this Act..

The Maintenance Orders Act 1950

In section 13(1) for the words " in accordance with rules made by the Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland " substitute the words

in the prescribed manner

. In section 25(2) for the words from the beginning to " regulating " substitute the words

Rules made under section 23 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964 may regulate

. In section 28(1) in the definition of " prescribed " for the words " by the Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland under this Act" substitute the words

under section 23 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964.

The Administration of Justice Act 1956

In Part I of Schedule 1 after paragraph 4 insert—

Bail in Admiralty matters

" 4A. In any proceedings in the High Court under this Part of this Schedule, bail may be taken to answer the judgment of the High Court (or of the Court of Appeal or House of Lords on an appeal from that judgment) and the High Court may withhold the release of any property under its arrest until such bail has been given.".

The Geneva Conventions Act 1957

In section 4(1) as substituted by section 52 of, and Schedule 5 to, the Criminal Appeal Act 1968, for the words

the Court of criminal Appeal in Northern Ireland

substitute the words

the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland.

The Administration of Justice Act 1960

In paragraph 2 of Schedule 2 for the word " accordingly" substitute the words

as references to a court of the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland consisting of two or more judges.

The Professions Supplementary to Medicine Act 1960

In paragraph 2(2) of Schedule 2 after the words " Supreme Court of Judicature (Consolidation) Act 1925 " insert the words

, of section 67 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966

In paragraph 4(2) of Schedule 2 after the words " Supreme Court of Judicature (Consolidation) Act 1925 " insert the words

, of section 67 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Arbitration (International Investment Disputes) Act 1966

In section 8(b) for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Criminal Appeal Act 1968

In the paragraph of Part I of Schedule 5 which substitutes section 4(1) and (1A) for the former section 4(1) of the Geneva Conventions Act 1957 for the words

the Court of Criminal Appeal in Northern Ireland

substitute the words

the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland.

The Criminal Appeal (Northern Ireland) Act 1968

In section 8 and in the succeeding provisions of the Act for the words " the Court of Criminal Appeal" wherever they occur substitute the words

the Court of Appeal

. In section 14(1) for the words from " such court" to the end substitute the words

the Crown Court at such place as the Court of Appeal may direct or, if no such direction is given, at the place at which he was originally tried or such other place as the Crown Court may direct

. In section 20(3) for the words " the Registrar " in the first place where they occur substitute the words

the Master (Queen's Bench and Appeals) (in this Act referred to as

the Master ")" and in the other place where they occur substitute the words

the Master

. In section 23(4), 24(1) and (2), 25(1)(b), 25(3)(b), 27 and 48A(5) for the words " the Registrar " substitute the words

the Master

. In section 32(2) for the words " allowed by the Court of Criminal Appeal" substitute the words

allowed by the Master (Taxing Office)

. In section 34 for the words "a court of assize or a county court under section 57 of the Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1950 " substitute the words

the Crown Court under section 76 of the Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968

. In section 36(1) at the end add the words

under Part II of this Act

. In section 46(2)(b) for the words "the court of assize or county court" where they first occur substitute the words

the Crown Court. In section 48 after paragraph (d) insert the following paragraph—

(e)the power to make an order under section 46(1) of this Act;

In section 49—

(a)in subsection (2) for the words " rules having effect by virtue of subsection (1) of this section " substitute the words

rules of court;

(b)in subsection (3) for the words " No rule " substitute the words

No rule of court. In section 50—

(a)for the definition of " the Court of Appeal" substitute the following definitions— " the Court" and " the Court of Appeal" mean Her Majesty's Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland;

" the Crown Court" means Her Majesty's Crown Court in Northern Ireland ;

(b)in the definition of " rules of court" for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962 " substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Family Law Reform Act 1969

In section 6(7) for the words " or under any corresponding enactment of the Parliament of Northern Ireland substitute the words

or under section 27 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Administration of Justice Act 1969

In section 16(1) for the words from " sections 3 " to " 1877 " substitute the words

section 3 of the Judicature Act 1925 there shall be substituted a reference to sections 6 and 7 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In sections 20(5) and 21(4) for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Taxes Management Act 1970

In sections 58(2) and 59(5) for the words " section 1 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962 " substitute the words

section 42 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1970

In section 413(6) for the words from " any such moneys" to " Northern Ireland)" substitute the words

money in the Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland.

The Administration of Justice Act 1970

In section 34(2) for the words "section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Misuse of Drugs Act 1971

In paragraph 5(2) of Schedule 3 after the words " Supreme Court of Judicature (Consolidation) Act 1925 " insert the words

, of section 67 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Tribunals and Inquiries Act 1971

In section 13(7)(a), (b) and (c), for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978and, in section 13(7)(a),

for the words " section 24 of the Supreme Court of Judicature Act (Ireland) 1877 " substitute the words

section 35 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Administration of Justice Act 1973

In section 18(2)(a) for the words "to the Court of Criminal Appeal" substitute the words

from the Crown Court.

The Social Security (Northern Ireland) Act 1975

In section 94(5) for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975

In section 1(3) in the definition of " civil service of the Crown" after the words " Northern Ireland " insert the words

, the Northern Ireland Court Service

. In Part I of Schedule 1 for the words from " or Temporary County Court Judge " to " deputy of such a Judge " substitute the words

or deputy County Court Judge in Northern Ireland. In Part III of Schedule 1 the entry relating to an officer of or attached to the Supreme Court of Northern Ireland shall cease to have effect and at the appropriate place in alphabetical order insert—

The Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975

In section 1(2) in the definition of " civil service of the Crown " after the words " Northern Ireland " insert the words

, the Northern Ireland Court Service

. In Part I of Schedule 1 for the words from " or Temporary County Court Judge " to " deputy of such a Judge " substitute the words

or deputy County Court Judge in Northern Ireland. In Part III of Schedule 1 the entry relating to an officer of or attached to the Supreme Court of Northern Ireland shall cease to have effect and at the appropriate place in alphabetical order insert—

The Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Act 1978

In sections 2(1)(a) and 3(1) for the words " of the Supreme Court" substitute the words

of the High Court or the Court of Appeal. For section 6 substitute—

6(1)A trial on indictment of a scheduled offence shall be held only at the Crown Court sitting in Belfast,

(2)A person committed for trial for a scheduled offence or two or more offences which are or include scheduled offences shall be committed to the Crown Court sitting in Belfast and section 48 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 shall have effect accordingly.

In section 7(6) for the words " Court of Criminal Appeal" where they twice occur substitute the words

Court of Appeal.

. In section 33(5) for the words from " shall" to the end of the subsection substitute the words

shall, if he was committed to the Crown Court sitting elsewhere than in Belfast, be treated as having been committed to the Crown Court sitting in Belfast

. In section 33(7) for the words "the Belfast City Commission" substitute the words

the Crown Court sitting in Belfast.

(2)Acts of the Irish Parliament and Parliament of Northern Ireland

The Habeas Corpus Act (Ireland) 1781

In section 2 for the words from " in the court of King's bench " to " case shall require " substitute the words

in the Crown Court

. In section 8 for the words " judge of assize " substitute the words

judge of the Crown Court.

The Bankruptcy Amendment Act (Northern Ireland) 1929

In section 21(1) for the words from the beginning to " providing " substitute the words

Rules of court may provide

and for the words from the end of paragraph (b) onwards substitute the words

and may provide for any matters for which provision may be necessary in order to give full effect to this section and prescribe anything which is to be prescribed thereunder. In section 28(1)—

(a)in the definition of " The court" for the words from " a judge " to the end substitute the words

the High Court;

(b)in the definition of " Prescribed " for the words from " section sixty-one " to the end substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act (Northern Ireland) 1929

In section 7(3) for the words from " such division or court of the Supreme Court" to the end substitute the words

the Court of Appeal and the decision of that Court shall be final.

The Planning and Housing Act (Northern Ireland) 1931

In section 34(4) and (5) for the words " Supreme Court" wherever they occur substitute the words

Court of Appeal

. In section 45(3) for the words "Supreme Court" substitute the words

High Court.

The Evidence Act (Northern Ireland) 1939

In section 5(1) after the words " rules of court " insert the words

and county court rules,

The Matrimonial Causes Act (Northern Ireland) 1939

In the long title and in section 1 for the words " Supreme Court " substitute the words

High Court. In section 4(1)(a) for sub-paragraph (i) substitute—

(i)an order of the High Court; or

For section 27(2) substitute—.

(2)Rules of court may be made under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 for prescribing anything which by this Act is to be prescribed

In section 30(1) for the definition of " High Court " substitute—.

In section 30(1) in the definition of " Presentation " for the words " Principal Probate Registry" substitute the words

Probate and Matrimonial Office.

.

The Landlord and Tenant (war Damage) Act (Northern Ireland) 1941

For section 33(7) substitute—

(7)If any party to any proceedings in the county court under this Act is dissatisfied with the order, determination, direction or decision of the court he may appeal therefrom to the High Court

In section 38(1) in the definition of " rules of court " for the words from " require " to the end substitute the words

require, rules under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978,.

.

The Criminal Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 1945

In section 35(1) for the words "a court of assize or of quarter sessions" substitute the words

the Crown Court or a county court

. In section 35(7) for the words " court of quarter sessions " substitute the words

county court.

The Indictments Act (Northern Ireland) 1945

In section 3(2) for the words " the rules under this Act" substitute the words

Crown Court Rules

. In section 8 for the words " rules under this Act" substitute the the words

Crown Court rules.

The Probation Act (Northern Ireland) 1950

In sections 4(3)(b), 6(3)(b), 6(4), 6(6), 6(8) and 7(4) for the words " a court of assize or quarter sessions " wherever they occur substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In sections 4(3)(b), 4(4), 6(3)(b), 6(4) and 6(6) for the words " the court of assize or quarter sessions " wherever they occur substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 6(2)(a) for the words " a court of assize, a judge of the High " substitute the words

the Crown Court, a judge of that. For section 6(2)(b) substitute—

(b)if the order was made by a county court judge on an appeal made to him under section 140, 141 or 142 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964, a county court judge acting for the division of the county court in which the order was made or a committing justice;

In section 8(1)(a)(i) for the words " a court of assize or county court, to the Court of Criminal Appeal" substitute the words

the Crown Court, to the Court of Appeal.

.

The Prison Act (Northern Ireland) 1953

In section 6 for the words " a court of assize or quarter sessions " substitute the words

the Crown Court.

The Juries Act (Northern Ireland) 1953

For sections 1 and 2 substitute—

Payments to be made in respect of jury service.

1(1)Subject to the following provisions of this section, a person who serves as a juror shall be entitled, in respect of his attendance at court for the purpose of performing jury service, to receive payments, at rates determined by the Lord Chancellor with the consent of the Minister for the Civil Service and subject to any prescribed conditions, by way of allowance—

(a)for travelling and subsistence; and

(b)for financial loss, where in consequence of his attendance for that purpose he has incurred any expenditure (otherwise than on travelling and subsistence) to which he would not otherwise be subject or he has suffered any loss of earnings, or of benefit under the enactments relating to national insurance and social security, which he would otherwise have made or received.

(2)Subsection (1) shall apply to service on a coroner's jury.

(3)The determination of the amounts payable to persons under subsection (1) and the manner of making those payments shall be in accordance with arrangements made by the Lord Chancellor and all such payments shall be made out of moneys provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

(4)In subsection (1) ' prescribed' means prescribed by regulations made by the Lord Chancellor with the consent of the Minister for the Civil Service ; and for the purposes of that subsection a person who, in obedience to a summons to serve on a jury, attends for service as a juror shall be deemed to serve as a juror notwithstanding that he is not subsequently sworn.

(5)No person shall be entitled under any Act other than this Act or under any rule of law, custom or agreement to payment for his service as a juror.".

The Administration of Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 1954

For section 11 substitute— Local custody and control of courthouse accommodation.

11The Lord Chancellor may give directions as to the local custody and control of any courthouse accommodation provided or maintained under this Act.

In section 14(1) for the words from the beginning to " on behalf of the Ministry " substitute the words

The Lord Chancellor.

and for the word "Ministry" where it twice occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor.

The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954

In section 21—

(a)in subsection (2) for the words " Ministry of Finance" substitute the word

Treasury;

(b)for subsection (4) substitute—

(4)In any enactment—

  • " rules of court" shall mean rules of court made, or having effect as if made, under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ;

  • " Crown Court rules" shall mean rules made under section 52 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.;

(c)in subsection (6) after paragraph (a) insert—

(aa)in relation to the Crown Court, references to Crown Court rules ;

In section 42—.

(a)in subsection (1) for the definition of " county court" substitute— " Crown Court" shall mean Her Majesty's Crown Court in Northern Ireland ;

" county court " shall mean a county court held for a division under the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959;;

(b)in subsection (3) for the definition of "Probate Judge" substitute— " Probate Judge " shall mean the Judge of the High Court to whom probate business and matters are for the time being assigned.

The Trustee Act (Northern Ireland) 1958

In sections 35(9) and 57(4) for the words " Lord Chief Justice or Registrar in Lunacy" substitute the words

High Court or the Master (Care and Protection)

. In section 67 omit the definition of

payand at the end of section 66 add—

(3)Any reference in this Act to paying money or securities into court shall be construed as referring to paying the money or transferring or depositing the securities into or in the Supreme Court or into or in the county court that has jurisdiction, and any reference in this Act to payment of money or securities into court shall be construed—

(a)with reference to an order of the High Court, as referring to payment of the money or transfer or deposit of the securities into or in the Supreme Court; and

(b)with reference to an order of a county court, as referring to payment of the money or transfer or deposit of the securities into or in that court..

The Coroners Act (Northern Ireland) 1959

In section 1, for the words from the beginning to " responsible " substitute the words

The Lord Chancellor shall be responsible

. In section 2(1) for the words from the beginning to "may appoint " substitute the words

The Lord Chancellor may appoint

and for the words from " the Minister, after " to the end substitute the words

the Lord Chancellor, after consultation with the Treasury, may determine and may also, in exercise of his powers under section 69 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978, appoint coroner's officers and other officers to assist such coroners

. In sections 2(2) and 3 for the word " Minister" substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

. In section 2(3) for the words from " is a barrister-at-law " to the end substitute the words

has practised for not less than five years either as a member of the Bar of Northern Ireland or as a solicitor of the Supreme Court

. In section 5 for the words from " moneys " to the end substitute the words

moneys provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom

. In section 6(2) for the word " Minister " where it twice occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

. In sections 11(3), 26 and 27(2) for the word " Ministry " wherever it occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor. In section 36(1) for the words from the beginning to the end of paragraph (a) substitute—

(1)The Lord Chancellor may by rules—

(a)made after consultation with the Treasury, make provision with respect to the records, accounts and returns which the Lord Chancellor may require coroners to keep and submit to him and with respect to information to be supplied by coroners ;

For section 36(2) substitute—.

(2)The Lord Chancellor may with the consent of the Minister for the Civil Service determine—

(a)the salaries or fees and superannuation to be paid to coroners and to registered medical practitioners employed under section 27(2);

(b)the fees and allowances payable to persons assisting at post-mortem examinations ;

(c)the allowances payable to witnesses under this Act..

The County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959

In section 3(1) after the word " shall" insert the words

except where the Lord Chancellor otherwise directs. For section 5 substitute—

5(1)The Lord Chancellor may, where he considers it expedient to do so for the purpose of avoiding extra- delay in the administration of justice, give directions for the holding of sittings of the county court in addition to the ordinary sittings fixed under this Act.

(2)Subject to county court rules and to any directions given by the Lord Chancellor under section 2 or subsection (1), a judge may, in addition to the ordinary sittings, sit at any other time or times for the hearing of any proceedings where he is satisfied that such additional sitting is necessary or expedient for the doing of justice between the parties.

In section 6(2) for the words from " from hearing " to the end substitute the words

or circuit registrar from hearing and determining any civil action which he is authorised by any enactment or by county court rules to hear and determine.

. In section 6(4)(a) for the words " for which he acts as judge " substitute the words

to which he is assigned under section 102

. In section 33(3)(a) for the words "Registrar of the Supreme Court " substitute the words

Master (Queen's Bench and Appeals)

. In section 36 for the words from " tried " to the end substitute the words

tried at some other place in the same division or in any other division, he may order those proceedings to be transferred to a court sitting at such other place, and they shall be heard and determined by that court accordingly

. In section 38 for the words " section sixteen of the Summary Jurisdiction Act (Northern Ireland) 1953 " substitute the words

section 85 of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964

. In section 55 in subsection (1) for the words " under rule (3) of section twenty-seven of the Supreme Court of Judicature Act (Ireland) 1877 " substitute the words

to a third or subsequent party or to a defendant seeking contribution or indemnity. For section 63 substitute—

63In determining for the purposes of any provision of this Act whether an amount exceeds, or is less than, a sum specified in that provision, no account shall be taken of the power exercisable by virtue of section 17 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland) 1937 (interest on debts and damages) or of any order made in the exercise of such power.

In section 71(3) at the end add the words

or by a circuit registrar.

. In section 105—

(a)for subsection (1) substitute—

(1)Subject to subsection (1A), the Lord Chancellor may, if he thinks fit, remove a judge from office on the ground of incapacity or misbehaviour.

(1A)Subsection (1) shall not apply to a judge holding office immediately before 1st January 1974 but—

(a)subject to paragraph (b), every such judge shall hold office during good behaviour subject to a power of removal by Her Majesty on an address presented to Her Majesty by both Houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom ;

(b)where the Lord Chancellor is satisfied that by reason of infirmity of mind or body any such judge is incapable of discharging the duties of his office, and that the incapacity is likely to be permanent, he may, upon hearing any representations made by or on behalf of the judge, remove him from office.;

(b)in subsection (4) for the words " and (2)" substitute the words

and (1A). For section 106 substitute—

106(1)There shall be paid to each judge such salary as may be determined by the Lord Chancellor with the consent of the Minister for the Civil Service.

(2)The salary payable to any judge shall begin from the date on which the judge takes the oaths required by section 105(3).

(3)The Lord Chancellor with the approval of the Minister for the Civil Service may allow to any judge, for the purpose of defraying his travelling and subsistence expenses, such sum as appears reasonable.

In section 114—.

(a)in subsection (1) for the words " county court rules " substitute the words

directions given by the Lord Chancellor;

(b)in subsection (2) for the words from "by the Ministry" to the end substitute the words

by the Lord Chancellor with the approval of the Minister for the Civil Service. In section 116—

(a)for the words " Ministry of Finance" wherever they occur substitute the words

Minister for the Civil Service;

(b)for the word "Minister" wherever it occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(c)for the word " Governor " in subsection (4) substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

. In sections 123(2), 125(3) and 126, for the words "Ministry of Finance " wherever they occur substitute the words

Minister for the Civil Service

. In section 132 for the word " Ministry" substitute the words

Lord Chancellor. For section 134 substitute—

134Before recommending any person to Her Majesty of health, for appointment as a county court judge, the Lord Chancellor shall take steps to satisfy himself that that person's health is satisfactory.

In section 136 for the words from the beginning to the beginning of paragraph (a) substitute the words

There shall be charged on and paid out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom.

and for the words " Ministry of Finance" substitute the word

Treasury

. In section 137 for the words from "provided by" to "all expenses " substitute the words

provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom all expenses

. In section 142(1) for the words from "the clerk of the Crown and peace " to the end substitute the words

a circuit registrar, a commissioner for oaths, a justice of the peace or any officer of the court designated for the purpose by the Lord Chancellor

. In section 144 for the word "Ministry" where it twice occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

. In section 145(1) for the words " the prescribed officer" substitute the words

an officer of the court designated by the Lord Chancellor. In section 146—

(a)in subsections (2) and (6) for the word "Minister" substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(b)for subsection (3) substitute—

(3)For the purposes of or in relation to any jurisdiction exercisable by county courts, any such rules and orders as are referred to in section 21(1) and (2) of the Interpretation Act or section 147 of this Act may—

(a)be made by the Rules Committee in accordance with the following provisions of this section ; and

(b)be known respectively as " county court rules " and " county court orders." ;

(c)in subsection (7) for the word " Ministry " substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(d)for subsection (10) substitute—

(10)County court rules and county court orders made by the Rules Committee shall—

(a)be certified under the hand of the members of the Rules Committee, or any three or more of them ; and

(b)when certified under paragraph (a), be submitted to the Lord Chancellor who, after consultation with the Lord Chief Justice, may allow, disallow or alter them.

(11)County court rules and county court orders made by the Rules Committee, as allowed or altered by the Lord Chancellor, shall come into operation on such date as the Lord Chancellor may direct.

In section 147—.

(a)for the words " make recommendations to the Minister with respect" substitute the words

make county court rules and county court orders with respect;

(b)at the end of paragraph (b)(ii) add the words

or by a circuit registrar.

. In section 152(1) in the definition of " judge " for the words " for a division under this Act" substitute the words

under section 102. In Part III of Schedule 2—

(a)in paragraph 1, for the words from "provided by" to the end substitute the words

provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom;

(b)in paragraph 2, for the words from " payable" to " derivative " substitute the words

payable out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom, the derivative;

(c)in paragraph 3(1) for the words from " paid into " to the end substitute the words

paid into the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom;

(d)in paragraph 3(2) for the words from " payments out" to " will secure " substitute the words

payments out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom or out of moneys provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom and payments into the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom as will secure.

The Resident Magistrates' Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 1960

In section 1 for the words from " on attaining the age of seventy years " to the end substitute the words

at the end of the completed year of service in which he attains the age of seventy ; but where the Lord Chancellor considers it desirable in the public interest to retain him in office after that time, the Lord Chancellor may from time to time authorise him to continue in office up to such age, not exceeding seventy-two, as the Lord Chancellor thinks fit.

The Companies Act (Northern Ireland) 1960

In section 349(9) for the words from the beginning to " Bankruptcy Acts " substitute the words

Subject to such modifications as may be made by rules of court, the Bankruptcy Acts

. In section 389(1) and (3), for the words " a judge of the Supreme Court " substitute the words

the High Court.

The Mental Health Act (Northern Ireland) 1961

In section 1(1)(f)—

(a)for the words "the Department for the Affairs of Mental Patients" substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

and for the words " the said Department" (in sub-paragraph (iii)) substitute the words

the said Office;

(b)for sub-paragraph (i) substitute—

(i)as the High Court may require for the exercise of its jurisdiction under section 28 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

In section 25 for the words " the Registrar of the Department for the Affairs of Mental Patients " substitute the words

the Master (Care and Protection).

. In section 45 for the words " Lord Chief Justice, the Registrar of the Department for the Affairs of Mental Patients " substitute the words

High Court, the Master (Care and Protection)

. In sections 48(1) and 59(2)(c), for the words " a court of assize or a county court" substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 55(1) for the words " a county court or a court of assize " substitute the words

or the Crown Court

. In section 56(6) for the words " at the next county court or, as the case may be, court of assize for " substitute the words

by the Crown Court at

. In section 59(2)(a) and (b) and 63(2) for the words "a court of assize or the county court " substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 69(1)(d) for the words " the Lord Chief Justice " where first occurring substitute the words

the High Court

and for the words " the Lord Chief Justice to exercise his functions and for the tribunal " substitute the word

them

. In section 73(1) and 74 for the words " the Department for the Affairs of Mental Patients " substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

. In section 74 for the words " the Lord Chief Justice " substitute the words

rules of court

. In section 79(4) for the words "Supreme Court", wherever occurring, substitute the words

Court of Appeal. In section 87(1)—

(a)for the words " the Lord Chief Justice " where first occurring substitute the words

the High Court;

(b)for the words " the Department for the Affairs of Mental Patients" substitute the words

the Office of Care and Protection

and for the words " the said Department" (in paragraph (d)) substitute the words

the said Office;

(c)for paragraph (a) substitute—

(a)as the High Court may require for the exercise of its jurisdiction under section 28 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

In section 87(2) for the words "Lord Chief Justice" where first occurring substitute the words

High Court.

and for the words

In section 101(8)(a) for the words " Lord Chief Justice " substitute the words

High Courtthem ".

. In section 111(2) for the words "the Supreme Court, and the Supreme Court" substitute the words

a judge of the High Court, who

. In section 117(2) for the words from " the Lord Chief Justice " to " enactment " substitute the words

the High Court under section 28 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Electoral Law Act (Northern Ireland) 1962

For section 72(2) substitute—

(2)An election court for the trial of petitions relating to parliamentary elections (in this Act referred to as a " parliamentary election court") shall consist of the two judges of the High Court or the Court of Appeal for the time being selected under section 108 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

In section 83(2), (3) and (4) for the words "Supreme Court" substitute the words

Court of Appeal.

. In paragraph 17(2) of Schedule 3, for the words " Supreme Court " substitute the words

Court of Appeal.

The County Court Appeals Act (Northern Ireland) 1964

In section 1 for subsections (3) to (6) substitute—

(3)The appeal shall lie to the High Court and the decision of the High Court shall, except as provided by section 3, be final.

In sections 2(3) and 8(1) for the words " Registrar of the Supreme Court " substitute the words

Master (Queen's Bench and Appeals).

. In section 2(7) for the words " the Administration of Justice Act 1960" substitute the words

section 41 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 8(2) for the words " section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962" substitute the words

section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964

For section 3 substitute—

3Justices of the peace shall be appointed in accordance with section 103 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978" In section 6(1) for the words from " member of " to the end substitute the words " member of the Northern Ireland Court Service, notary public or commissioner for oaths

In section 7 for the words from the beginning to " shall" substitute the words

A person appointed as a justice of the peace shall, except where he has already done so in connection with a former appointment,.

. In section 10(1) for the word " Governor" wherever it occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

and for the words " being eligible for appointment as resident magistrates " substitute the words

being persons who are eligible for appointment as, or have previously been, resident magistrates. For section 11 substitute—

Removal of resident magistrates from office.

11(1)Subject to subsection (2) and to section 1 of the Resident Magistrates' Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 1960, every resident magistrate shall hold his office during good behaviour, but may be removed from his office by the Lord Chancellor on the ground of incapacity or misbehaviour.

(2)Subsection (1) shall not apply to a resident magistrate holding office immediately before 1st January 1974 but, subject to section 1 of the Resident Magistrates' Pensions Act (Northern Ireland) 1960, every such resident magistrate shall hold office during good behaviour subject to a power of removal by Her Majesty on an address presented to Her Majesty by both Houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.". In section 12(1) for the words from the beginning to " the salaries " substitute the words

The Lord Chancellor may, with the consent of the Minister for the Civil Service, determine the salaries

. In section 14(1) for the words " or county borough " wherever they occur substitute the words

court division

. In section 18(1), for the words "apply to the High Court for" substitute the words

make an application for judicial review to the High Court seeking

. In section 20 for the word " Ministry" where it twice occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

and for the words " Ministry of Finance " substitute the word

Treasury

. In section 22 for the word " Ministry " substitute the words

Lord Chancellor. In section 23—

(a)for the word " Minister " wherever it occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(b)in subsection (2) for the words from " the majority " to the end substitute the words

shall include at least two resident magistrates, one practising barrister and one practising solicitor;

(c)in subsection (4) for the words from " by the Minister" to the end substitute the words

by the Lord Chancellor on the advice of or after consultation with the Rules Committee and after consultation with the Lord Chief Justice

. In section 24 for the word " Minister " substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

. In section 25(1) for the word " Ministry" substitute the words

Secretary of State

and in section 25(2) for the word " Minister " substitute the words

Lord Chancellor. For section 30 substitute—

30References in this Act to clerks of petty sessions are references to the persons appointed as such by the Lord Chancellor in the exercise of his power under section 69 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 and include references to persons appointed under that power as assistant or deputy clerks of petty sessions.

In section 31(1), 35(1) and (2) for the words " or county borough " wherever they occur substitute the words

court division."

. In section 32(1), (3) and (4) for the words " local jurisdictions " and " jurisdictions" wherever they occur substitute the words

county court divisions

and in section 32(2) for the words " local jurisdiction " substitute the words

county court division

. In section 44(3), for the words " court of assize or county court" substitute the words

Crown Court

. In section 46 for the word " Governor" substitute the words

Secretary of State

. In section 54(1)(a) for the words " or county borough " substitute the words

court division

. In section 58(3) for the words " a county court or court of assize " substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 59(1) for the word " county" substitute the words

county court division

. In section 87(3) and 89 for the words " or county borough" wherever they occur substitute the words

court division

. In section 95 for the word " Ministry " wherever it occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor

and in subsection (8) for the words in brackets substitute the words

(other than a member of the Northern Ireland Court Service)

. In section 110(1)(b) for the word "county" substitute the words

county court division

. In section 138(1) for the words " a court of assize " substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 142(2) for the words from " section 13 " to " to that Act" substitute the words

section 44 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 147(2) for the words " the Administration of Justice Act 1960," substitute the words

section 41 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978

. In section 150(1) and (2) for the words from " to the clerk of petty sessions " to the end substitute, in each case, the words

to such member of the Northern Ireland Court Service as the Lord Chancellor may designate and such person shall forthwith give notice to the other party to the appeal

. In section 152(2) for the words from " paid into " to " so, however " substitute the words

paid into the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom so, however

. In section 160 for the words " section 16 of the Administration of Justice Act 1960 " substitute the words

section 25 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978. For section 168, substitute—

168(1)Any expenses incurred by the Lord Chancellor in performing his functions under this Act or any increase in the expenses of the Lord Chancellor in defraying any sums authorised by this Act to be paid, or which are attributable to the performance of any function conferred by this Act, shall be defrayed out of moneys provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

(2)There shall be charged on and paid out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom the salaries payable to resident magistrates under this Act or the Resident Magistrates (Belfast) Act 1911.

(3)Any expenses incurred by or in connection with the Rules Committee shall be defrayed as part of the expenses incurred by the Lord Chancellor in performing his functions under this Act.

In section 169 after the definition of " complainant" insert—.

In Schedule 5 in paragraph 1 for the words " a court of assize or to a county court, as the case may be," substitute the words

the Crown Court.

.

The Lands Tribunal and Compensation Act (Northern Ireland) 1964

In section 2—

(a)in subsection (1) for the words " subsection (4) " substitute the words

subsections (4) and (4A); and

(b)after subsection (4) insert—

(4A)Without prejudice to subsection (4), a member of the Lands Tribunal holding office immediately before 1st January 1974 may be removed from office by Her Majesty upon an address presented to Her Majesty by both Houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom..

The Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 1964

In section 30(1) for the words " The chief registrar of the Principal Probate Registry of the High Court " substitute the words

The Master (Probate and Matrimonial)

and for the words from "that Registry " to the end substitute the words

the Probate and Matrimonial Office, or of which a copy has been forwarded to him from a branch office of that Office..

The Legal Aid and Advice Act (Northern Ireland) 1965

In section 21(5) for the words " a county court or court of assize " wherever they occur substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In sections 27(2) and 29(3)(b) for the words " a court of assize or a county court" substitute the words

the Crown Court. For paragraph 1(c) of Schedule 1 Part I substitute—

(c)the High Court and the Court of Appeal;

In paragraphs 1(1) and 2(1) of Schedule 3 for the words "the Supreme Court" substitute the words

the High Court or the Court of Appeal.

.

The Maintenance and Affiliation Orders Act (Northern Ireland) 1966

In section 10(2) after paragraph (e) insert—

(f)section 27 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Building Societies Act (Northern Ireland) 1967

In section 98(1) for the words " Supreme Court" substitute the words

Court of Appeal.

The Costs in Criminal Cases Act (Northern Ireland) 1968

In section 4 for the words " Court of Criminal Appeal" wherever they occur substitute the words

Court of Appeal. For section 7 substitute—

7Rules of court, Crown Court rules, county court rules and magistrates’ courts rules may provide for the rates or scales of payment of costs under sections 2 to 5 in so far as those sections relate to costs in the Court of Appeal, the Crown Court, county courts and magistrates' courts respectively..

The Treatment of Offenders Act (Northern Ireland) 1968

La sections 19(4), 20(3), 21(3), 25 and 29(1) for the words " a court of assize or county court" wherever they occur substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 19(4) for the words " the judge of the court of assize or county court, as the case may be " substitute the words

the judge of the Crown Court

. In section 20(1) for the words from "any court of assize" to " brought or " substitute the words

the Crown Court or

. In section 20(5) for the words " sentenced or ordered to be detained" substitute the word

tried

. In section 21(1) for the words " or county borough " substitute the words

court division

. In section 21(2) for the words " High Court judge or a county court judge " substitute the words

judge of the Crown Court

. In section 25(3) for the words " assizes or county court" substitute the words

Crown Court

and for the words " the court of assize or county court" wherever they occur substitute the words

the Crown Court.

The Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968

In section 65(2) for the words from the beginning to " to be held " substitute the words

Directions given by the Lord Chancellor under section 21(3) of the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964

. In sections 67(b) and 101(3) after the word " county " insert the words

court division

. In section 76(6)(b) for the words " a court of assize or a county court, to the Court of Criminal Appeal" substitute the words

the Crown Court, to the Court of Appeal

. In section 79(2) for the words " court of assize or the county court, as the case may be, at which the case will be tried, if tried by a jury " substitute the words

place at which the Crown Court, at which the case will be tried if tried by a jury, may sit

. In sections 136(4) and 178(4) and in paragraphs 1(1) and 3(2) of Schedule 2 for the words " or county borough " and " and county borough " wherever they occur substitute the words

court division

. In section 156(7) for the words " a county court or a court of assize " substitute the words

the Crown Court

and for the words "in the county or county court division in which the court of assize or county court was held when it made the contribution order " substitute the words

in Northern Ireland

. In section 178, as originally enacted, for the word " Ministry" where it twice occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor. In Schedule 2—

(a)in paragraph 1(2) for the word "Governor" substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(b)in paragraphs 1(3) and 8 for the word " Ministry " wherever it occurs substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(c)at the end of paragraph 1(4) add the words

by regulations made under paragraph 8;

(d)in paragraph 2(2) for the words from " who " to the end substitute the words

who has taken the said oaths after a previous appointment as a member of any such panel or who has taken the said oaths as required by section 7 of the Magistrates Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964;

(e)in paragraph 6 for the words " The Ministry may pay " substitute the words

The Lord Chancellor may, out of money provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom, pay

and for the words from " Ministry may determine " to the end substitute the words

Lord Chancellor may, with the approval of the Minister for the Civil Service determine;

(f)at the end of paragraph 8 add—

(d)be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament in like manner as a statutory instrument and section 5 of the Statutory Instrument Act 1946 shall apply accordingly..

The Grand Jury (Abolition) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969

In section 2(1) for the words " a court of assize or to a county court" substitute the words

the Crown Court

. In section 2(2)(c) for the words " Court of Criminal Appeal" substitute the words

Court of Appeal

. In section 2(2)(e) for the words " Supreme Court or a county court judge " substitute the words

High Court, Court of Appeal or Crown Court

. In section 2(3) for the words " a court of assize or a county court " substitute the words

the Crown Court.

The Judgments (Enforcement) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969

In section 1 for subsection (3) substitute—

(3)Without prejudice to subsection (2), the Lord Chancellor may by order apply this Act, with such modifications as the circumstances may require, to any judgment or award of any court or tribunal given or made or having effect or capable of being made effective in Northern Ireland.

(4)An order under subsection (3) shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament in like manner as a statutory instrument and section 5 of the Statutory Instruments Act 1946 shall apply accordingly.

For section 3 substitute—.

3(1)The Lord Chancellor shall maintain within the Northern Ireland Court Service an office to be called the Enforcement of Judgments Office (in this Act referred to as " the Office ") by or through which, subject to the provisions of this Act, all judgments to which this Act applies shall be enforced.

(2)The functions of the Office shall, subject to and in accordance with rules and with directions given by the Lord Chancellor, be exercisable by—

(a)the Master ;

(b)a Judicial Officer ; and

(c)the Chief Enforcement Officer or any other member of the Northern Ireland Court Service.

(3)In this section and in the following provisions of this Act—

(a)"the Master" and "Judicial Officer" mean, respectively, the Master (Enforcement of Judgments) and a Judicial Officer (Enforcement of Judgments) appointed under section 70 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 ;

(b)"the Chief Enforcement Officer" means such officer of the Northern Ireland Court Service as the Lord Chancellor may designate for the purposes of this Act

In section 12 for the words " be deemed to be court records " substitute the words

be preserved in such manner and for such period as the Lord Chancellor may direct.

. In sections 14(1)(b), 22, 23, 24, 25, 29 and 95 for the words " a designated officer" wherever they occur subsitute the words "the Office ". In sections 19(1), 22(a), 26(1), 34(b), 40, 97 and 108(2) for the word " regulations " wherever it occurs substitute the word

rules

. In section 40(3) for the words " fees in accordance with a schedule of fees " substitute the word

charges

. In section 105 at the beginning of paragraph (c) insert the words

except as provided by rules

. In section 116(2) for the words "a judge of the High Court" substitute the words

the Court of Appeal. For section 117 substitute—

117(1)The Lord Chancellor may make rules, to be known as “Judgment Enforcement Rules " for the purpose of regulating the exercise of the jurisdiction conferred on the Office by this Act or on the Master by the Payments for Debt (Emergency Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland) 1971 and generally for carrying both Acts into effect.

(2)Without prejudice to the generality of subsection (1) Judgment Enforcement Rules may—

(a)provide for regulating and prescribing the procedure and practice to be followed in proceedings before the Office, including the manner in which, the time within which and the conditions on which any proceedings may or are to be taken;

(b)provide for regulating any matters relating to the costs of proceedings before the Office;

(c)make provision as to proceedings by the Crown;

(d)prescribe or fix anything which under this Act may or is to be so prescribed or fixed ;

(e)amend or repeal any statutory provision passed before the commencement of this Act so far as may be necessary or expedient in consequence of provisions made by the rules.

(3)Judgment Enforcement Rules shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament in like manner as a statutory instrument and section 5 of the Statutory Instruments Act 1946 shall apply accordingly.

(4)Judgment Enforcement Rules which may involve an increase in expenditure out of public funds shall not be made except with the concurrence of the Treasury; but the validity of any rules so made shall not, in any proceedings in any court or in the Office, be called in question either by the court, the Office or any party to the proceedings on the ground only that the Treasury did not concur or are not expressed to have concurred in the making of the rule.

For section 120 substitute—.

120All expenses of and incidental to the operation of this Act shall be defrayed out of moneys provided by the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

In section 128(1) for the words " and any rules of court, rules or regulations made thereunder" substitute the words

, rules made thereunder and rules of court.

. In section 129(1)—

(a)in the definition of " enforcement officer " for the words from " senior " to the end substitute the words

other officers of the Northern Ireland Court Service designated by the Lord Chancellor for the purposes of this Act;

(b)in the definition of " the Master" for the words " section 5(2) " substitute the words

section 3(3)(a);

(c)in the definition of " rules " - for the words from " rules made " to the end substitute the words

Judgment Enforcement Rules made under section 117

. In Part II of Schedule 4 in the amendment to the Irish Bankrupt and Insolvent Act 1857 for the word "regulations" substitute the word

rules.

The Nurses and Midwives Act (Northern Ireland) 1970

In section 46(3) for the words " The Attendance of Witnesses Act 1854 " substitute the words

Section 67 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978.

The Registration of Deeds Act (Northern Ireland) 1970

In section 3(7) for the words " Supreme Court" substitute the words

High Court or the Court of Appeal.

The Leasehold (Enlargement and Extension) Act (Northern Ireland) 1971

In sections 5(4) and 11(4) for the words " Registrar of the Department for the Affairs of Patients (Northern Ireland)" substitute the words

Master (Care and Protection)

. In section 5(7) for the words " the Lord Chief Justice " wherever occurring substitute the words

the High Court.

The Licensing Act (Northern Ireland) 1971

In sections 27(2) and 68(1) for the words " or county borough " substitute the words

court division.

The Payments for Debt (Emergency Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland) 1971

In section 3 for the words " rules made under section 13 " substitute the words

Judgment Enforcement Rules

. In section 9(3) for the words " a Judge of the High Court" substitute the words

the Court of Appeal

. In section 9(4) for the words " Judge of the High Court " substitute the words

High Court or the Court of Appeal. In section 16(1)—

(a)in the definition of " appropriate authority for the words " Minister of Home Affairs " substitute the words

Lord Chancellor;

(b)in the definition of " Master " for the words " for the enforcement of judgments " substitute the words

(Enforcement of Judgments)

and for the words " designated officer" substitute the words

Judicial Officer (Enforcement of Judgments).

(3)Orders in Council

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Schedule 6Transitional Provisions

Part IGeneral

1(1)Proceedings instituted or being carried on heretofore in a court mentioned in the first column of the Table below or in or before any division, judge, office or officer of any such court may hereafter be continued and determined before the court specified opposite such court in the second column of that Table or in or before the appropriate division, judge, office or officer of that court; and any order, writ, summons, warrant, recognizance, notice, grant of legal aid, process, proceeding or document relating to or affecting such proceedings shall have effect accordingly.

(2)Nothing in sub-paragraph (1) affects the power of any court mentioned in the second column of the Table below to make any order in the proceedings which it is otherwise authorised to make.

Table

First columnSecond column
1. The Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland.The Supreme Court.
2. Her Majesty's Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland.The Court of Appeal.
3. The Court of Criminal Appeal in Northern Ireland.The Court of Appeal.
4. Her Majesty's High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland sitting otherwise than as a court of assize.The High Court.

2Any order or appointment made, direction or authority given or thing done which—

(a)was heretofore in force with respect to any property under the control or management of the Lord Chief Justice or the High Court or any division, judge, office or officer thereof; and

(b)could have been made, given or done under any provision of this Act if that provision had been in force at the material time;

shall continue to have effect as if made, given or done under that provision.

3Every rule of court made or deemed to have been made under section 7 of the Northern Ireland Act 1962 and not revoked before the commencement of section 55 shall have effect as if made under that section and may be varied or revoked accordingly.

4General orders made by the Lord Chief Justice under section 118 of the Lunacy Regulation (Ireland) Act 1871 which were in force immediately before the commencement of section 28 shall be deemed to be rules of court and shall continue in force until amended or revoked by such rules.

5All forms and methods of civil and criminal procedure and practice which were heretofore in force in the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland, the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland or the Court of Criminal Appeal, and which are not inconsistent with this Act or with the rules of court, may continue to be used in the High Court and the Court of Appeal in the cases and for the purposes in and for which they were used heretofore but with such modifications as may appear necessary in consequence of this Act.

6Until the coming into force of section 69(1)—

(a)the Lord Chancellor, with the concurrence of the Minister for the Civil Service as to numbers and terms and conditions of service, may, subject to section 70, appoint such officers and other staff for the Supreme Court, county courts, magistrates' courts, the Enforcement of Judgments Office and coroners' courts as appear to him to be necessary and such officers and staff shall discharge their functions in accordance with directions given by the Lord Chancellor;

(b)any person heretofore holding office or serving in or in connection with—

(i)a court mentioned in the first column of the Table mentioned in paragraph 1 shall except as provided by Part VI of this Act or Part III of this Schedule, continue in corresponding office or service in or in connection with the court specified opposite that court in the second column of that Table as if he had been appointed under sub-paragraph (a) upon the terms and conditions on which he heretofore held office or served ;

(ii)county courts, magistrates' courts, the Enforcement of Judgments Office or coroners' courts shall continue to do so as if he had been appointed under sub-paragraph

(a)upon the terms and conditions on which he heretofore held office ;

(iii)county courts shall be deemed to be an officer of the Crown Court.

7In so far as any instrument made or other thing done under a statutory provision repealed by this Act could have been made or done under a corresponding provision of this Act then it shall on the commencement of the relevant provision of this Act have effect as if done under that provision.

8Until the issue of commissions of the peace by virtue of section 103 any person authorised to act as a justice of the peace in any county or county borough which includes the whole or any part of a county court division shall be deemed to be a justice of the peace duly appointed to a commission issued for that division under that section.

9Until an order under section 68(3) comes into force in relation to any place in which heretofore there was established a district probate registry, that registry shall continue in existence and—

(a)shall be deemed to be a branch office of the Probate and Matrimonial Office ;

(b)may transact such of the business of that Office as may be specified in directions given by the Lord Chancellor; and

(c)may be placed under the supervision of a circuit registrar.

10This Part and Parts II and III of this Schedule apply subject to the express provisions of this Act.

Part IIThe Crown Court

11(1)For the purpose of enabling indictable proceedings instituted before the commencement of Part IV of this Act to be continued thereafter, and for preserving in other respects the continuity of the administration of justice, the Crown Court shall be treated as succeeding to, and being the same court as, all courts of assize and county courts when exercising jurisdiction in or in relation to such proceedings.

(2)Any order, writ, summons, warrant, recognizance, notice, grant of legal aid or other proceeding or document shall have effect in accordance with sub-paragraph (1) and shall be construed, unless the context otherwise requires, in accordance with the Table in paragraph 2 of Part I of Schedule 5.

(3)In any proceedings in which a magistrates' court has committed a person for trial at, or otherwise given a direction as respects the hearing of proceedings by, a specified court of assize or county court, the place and time of trial of the proceedings in the Crown Court shall be determined in accordance with directions given by or on behalf of the Lord Chancellor, after consultation with the Lord Chief Justice.

12Any indictable proceeding the hearing of which has begun but is not completed before the commencement of Part IV of this Act before a court of assize or county court shall be continued and disposed of as if this Act had not been passed.

13Nothing in this Act shall affect any order made before the commencement of Part IV of this Act for the payment of costs under the Costs in Criminal Cases Act (Northern Ireland) 1968, and any such costs shall be taxable and recoverable as if this Act had not been passed.

14The clerk of the Crown and peace of each county court shall make arrangements, in accordance with directions given by or on behalf of the Lord Chancellor for the disposal in accordance with those directions of all records in his custody or control which relate to the exercise by the county court of its jurisdiction to try indictable offences.

15(1)Subject to any provision made by rules of court, and to sub-paragraph (2) below—

(a)any civil proceedings (including civil bill appeals) which had been begun in a court of assize before the commencement of Part IV of this Act may be continued thereafter in the High Court as if they had been begun in the High Court, and

(b)any act, judgment or order in civil proceedings in a court of assize shall be treated as having been done, given or made in accordance with the rules applicable to proceedings in the High Court, other than in a court of assize.

(2)Any civil proceedings in a court of assize the hearing of which has begun but is not completed before the commencement of Part IV of this Act shall be continued and disposed of as if this Act had not passed.

16(1)The Lord Chief Justice may, if it appears to him expedient, give directions as to the conduct of any civil proceedings begun in a court of assize or any indictable proceedings instituted before the commencement of Part IV of this Act if in his opinion the direction is required to meet any difficulty arising from the commencement of that Part.

(2)The preceding provisions of this Part shall have effect subject to any direction under this paragraph.

(3)A direction under this paragraph may relate either to a specified proceeding, or to proceedings of a specified class or description.

Part IIIStatutory Officers

17On the coming into operation of section 70(1) the Lord Chancellor shall, in accordance with that subsection, appoint as statutory officers the persons heretofore holding the offices listed in column 4 of Schedule 3 and shall not, in relation to any such person, have power to make any such direction as is referred to in section 71(4).

18Notwithstanding the provisions of section 70(2), a person who heretofore held any office in the Supreme Court shall be qualified for appointment to any office listed in column 1 of Schedule 3.

Schedule 7Repeals

Part IActs of the Parliaments of England, Great Britain and the United Kingdom

ChapterShort TitleExtent of Repeal
4 Edw. 3. (1330).The Statute made at Westminster in the Fourth Year of the Reign of King Edward the Third after the Conquest.Chapter II as it applies to Northern Ireland.
39&40Geo.3. c. 67.The Union with Ireland Act 1800.In Article VIII of the Treaty of Union as set out in section 1 the words from " that from " to " Court of Chancery in Ireland; and".
41 Geo. 3. c. 88.The Judges' Lodgings (Ireland) Act 1801.The whole Act.
44 Geo. 3. c. 102.The Habeas Corpus Act 1804.In section 1 as it applies to Northern Ireland the words from " or any justice of oyer" to " baron as aforesaid " and the words " or any sitting of nisi prius ".
50 Geo. 3. c. 102.The Unlawful Oaths (Ireland) Act 1810.Sections 8 and 9.
55 Geo. 3. c. 157.The Evidence (Ireland) Act 1815.The whole Act.
57 Geo. 3. c. 56.The Recognizances (Ireland) Act 1817.The whole Act.
60 Geo. 3 & 1 Geo. 4.The Pleading in Misdemeanor Act 1819.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
c. 4. 1 Geo. 4. c. 5.The Transfer of Stock (Ireland) Act 1820.The whole Act.
1 & 2 Geo. 4. c. 36.The Public Notaries (Ireland) Act 1821.The whole Act.
1 & 2 Geo. 4. c. 53.The Common Law Procedure (Ireland) Act 1821.The whole Act.
1 & 2 Geo. 4. c. 54.The Clerk of Assize (Ireland) Act 1821.The whole Act.
4 Geo. 4. c. 61.The Court of Chancery (Ireland) Act 1823.The whole Act.
4 Geo. 4. c. 89.The Law Costs (Ireland) Act 1823.The whole Act.
5 Geo. 4. c. 111.The Crown Debts Act 1824.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
6 Geo. 4. c.51.The Assizes (Ireland) Act 1825.The whole Act.
9 Geo. 4. c. 54.The Criminal Law (Ireland) Act 1828.Sections 22, 26, 27 and 34.
11 Geo. 4 & 1 Will. 4. c. 65.The Infants Property Act 1830.In section 14 as it applies to Northern Ireland the words "and lord chancellor intrusted as aforesaid, respectively".
2 & 3 Will. 4. c. 48.The Clerk of the Crown (Ireland) Act 1832.The whole Act.
4 & 5 Will. 4. c. 78.The Chancery (Ireland) Act 1834.The whole Act.
5 & 6 Will. 4. c. 16.The Chancery (Ireland) Act 1835.The whole Act.
5 & 6 Will. 4. c. 26.The Assizes (Ireland) Act 1835.The whole Act.
5 & 6 Will. 4. c. 55.The Sheriffs (Ireland) Act 1835.Sections 6, 11 to 17, 23,24 and 39 to 41.
6 & 7 Will. 4. c. 74.The Court of Chancery (Ireland) Act 1836.The whole Act.
1 & 2 Vict. c. 56.The Poor Relief (Ireland) Act 1838.Sections 114 to 116.
3 & 4 Vict. c. 105.The Debtors (Ireland) Act 1840.The whole Act.
3 & 4 Vict. c. 108.The Municipal Corporations (Ireland) Act 1840.Sections 22, 51, 130 and 139.
3 & 4 Vict. c. 109.The Counties and Boroughs (Ireland) Act 1840.In section 1, the words from "and shall" to "common boundary" and the words from " Provided also," to the end.
5 & 6 Vict. c. 69.The Perpetuation of Testimony Act 1842.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
5 & 6 Vict. c. 94.The Defence Act 1842.Section 29 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
5 & 6 Vict. c. 97.The Limitation of Actions and Costs Act 1842.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
6 & 7 Vict. c. 85.The Evidence Act 1843.Section 2 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
6 & 7 Vict. c. 98.The Slave Trade Act 1843.In section 4 as it applies to Northern Ireland the words from " or information " to " Queen's Bench ", the words " or informations respectively " and the words " in her Majesty's said Court of Queen's Bench ".
7 & 8 Vict. c. 107.The Common Law Offices (Ireland) Act 1844.The whole Act.
8 & 9 Vict. c. 115.The Chancery Taxing Master (Ireland) Act 1845.The whole Act.
11 & 12 Vict. c. 132.The Taxing Masters (Ireland) Act 1848.The whole Act.
12 & 13 Vict. c. 105.The Renewable Leasehold Conversion Act 1849.Section 21.
13 & 14 Vict. c. 73.The Attachment of Goods (Ireland) Act 1850.The whole Act.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 20.The Fee-Farm Rents (Ireland) Act 1851.In section 1, the words from " and save and except" to
14 & 15 Vict. c.70.The Railways Act (Ireland) 1851.the end of the section. Section 25.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 90.The Fines Act (Ireland) 1851.

In section 2 the words from "And in order " to the end.

In section 4, from the beginning of paragraph 4 to the end of the section. Section 9.

14 & 15 Vict. c. 99.The Evidence Act 1851.Section 6 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 100.The Criminal Procedure Act 1851.Section 27 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
15 & 16 Vict. c. 55.The Trustee Act 1852.Sections 10 and 11 as they apply to Northern Ireland.
16 & 17 Vict. c. 113.The Common Law Procedure Amendment Act (Ireland) 1853.The whole Act.
17 & 18 Vict. c. 34.The Attendance of Witnesses Act 1854.The whole Act so far as it authorises the issue of process by the High Court.
17 & 18 Vict. c. 38.The Gaming Houses Act 1854.Section 12 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
17 & 18 Vict. c. 94.The Public Revenue and Consolidated Fund Charges Act 1854.In Schedule B the entries relating to the salaries of registrars to the judges, Ireland and to lodging money for judges at assizes (Ireland).
19 & 20 Vict. c. 77.The Chancery Receivers (Ireland) Act 1856.The whole Act.
19 & 20 Vict. c. 92.The Chancery Appeal Court (Ireland) Act 1856.The whole Act.
19 & 20 Vict. c. 102.The Common Law Procedure Amendment Act (Ireland) 1856.The whole Act.
20 & 21 Vict. c. 60.The Irish Bankrupt and Insolvent Act 1857.

Sections 11, 23, 25, 26, 28, 29, 36, 41, 49, 51, 52, 78, 86, 366, 367 and 369.

In section 370 in the paragraph beginning " Fourth" the words from " before a notary public " to " in England ".

Sections 372 to 375.

20 & 21 Vict. c.79.The Probates and Letters of Administration Act (Ireland) 1857.

Sections 6, 16 to 18, 23 to 29, 32, 34, 36, 41, 69, 109, 114 and 115.

Schedule A.

21 & 22 Vict. c. 27.The Chancery Amendment Act 1858.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
21 & 22 Vict. c. 72.The Landed Estates Court (Ireland) Act 1858.

Sections 37, 40, 55, 65, 74, 75,

77, 78, 86 and 89. Schedule A.

22 & 23 Vict. c. 21.The Queen's Remembrancer Act 1859.Section 15 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
22 & 23 Vict. c. 31.The Court of Probate Act (Ireland) 1859.Sections 1, 3, 4, 9, 20 and 31.
23 & 24 Vict. c. 38.The Law of Property Amendment Act 1860.Section 10 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
23 & 24 Vict. c. 97.The Railways Act (Ireland) 1860.

Section 3.

In section 4 the words from "and the money so deposited" to " accumulated ".

Section 7.

23 & 24 Vict. c. 154.The Landlord and Tenant Law Amendment Act Ireland 1860.Sections 70 and 71.
27 & 28 Vict. c. 7.The Bills of Exchange (Ireland) Act 1864.The whole Act.
30 & 31 Vict. c. 44.The Chancery (Ireland) Act 1867.The whole Act.
30 & 31 Vict. c. 114.The Court of Admiralty (Ireland) Act 1867.The whole Act.
30 & 31 Vict. c. 129.The Chancery and Common Law Offices (Ireland) Act 1867.The whole Act.
31 & 32 Vict. c. 20.The Legitimacy Declaration Act (Ireland) 1868.Sections 3, 4, 5 and 7.
31 & 32 Vict. c. 70.The Railways Traverse Act 1868.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
31 & 32 Vict. c. 125.The Parliamentary Elections Act 1868.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
33 & 34 Vict. c. 110.The Matrimonial Causes and Marriage Law (Ireland) Amendment Act 1870.Sections 8, 10, 11, 12, 14 to 17, 23, 28 and 29.
34 & 35 Vict. c. 22.

The Lunacy Regulation (Ireland) Act 1871.

The Matrimonial Causes and Marriage Law (Ireland) Amendment Act 1871.

In section 2 the definition of

" the registrar ". Section 16.

In section 17 the words from " or where the judge" to " required ".

Section 24.

In section 41 the words " and the Bank of Ireland ".

In section 49 the words " and the Bank of Ireland" and the words from " in the same manner " to " entered in the Court of Chancery ".

Section 55(6).

In section 105 the words from

" provided " to the end. Section 108.

In section 110 the words "of the Court of Chancery" where last occurring.

Section 112.

In section 114 the words from " and also " where first occurring to " Ireland ".

In section 118 the words from " and, so far " to the end.

34 & 35 Vict. c. 49.Sections 3, 9, 11 to 14 and 20.
34 & 35 Vict. c. 65.The Juries Act (Ireland) 1871.

In section 3 the definitions of "court" and "judge".

In section 18 the words " at any general sessions of the peace " and the words " and in respect of the panels for the assizes, in the office of the returning officer in Dublin ".

Sections 32, 48 and 51.

35 & 36 Vict. c. 58.The Bankruptcy (Ireland) Amendment Act 1872.Sections 8, 10, 11 and 13 to 16.
35 & 36 Vict. c. 75.The Commissioners for Oaths (Ireland) Act 1872.The whole Act.
39 & 40 Vict. c. 28.The Court of Admiralty (Ireland) Amendment Act 1876.The whole Act.
40 & 41 Vict. c. 11.The Jurisdiction in Rating Act 1877.In section 3 the words from "As to Ireland " to " Dublin; and ".
40 & 41 Vict. c. 18.The Settled Estates Act 1877.Section 42 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
40 & 41 Vict. c. 56.The County Officers and Courts (Ireland) Act 1877.The whole Act.
40 & 41 Vict. c. 57.The Supreme Court of Judicature Act (Ireland) 1877.The whole Act.
41 & 42 Vict. c. 69.The Petty Sessions Clerks and Fines (Ireland) Act 1878.Section 9.
42 & 43 Vict. c. 50.The Bills of Sale (Ireland) Act 1879.Sections 17 and 21.
42 & 43 Vict. c. 75.The Parliamentary Elections and Corrupt Practices Act 1879.The whole Act as it applies to Northern Ireland.
44 & 45 Vict. c. 41.The Conveyancing Act 1881.Sections 48(5), 69(3) and (7) and 72(3) and (5) as they apply to Northern Ireland.
45 & 46 Vict. c. 29.The County Court Amendment (Ireland) Act 1882.The whole Act.
45 & 46 Vict. c. 38.The Settled Land Act 1882.Section 65(3) and (4) as it applies to Northern Ireland.
45 & 46 Vict. c. 61.The Bills of Exchange Act 1882.Section 70 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
45 & 46 Vict. c. 70.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Ireland) Act 1882.The whole Act.
45 & 46 Vict. c. 72.The Revenue, Friendly Societies, and National Debt Act 1882.Section 25 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
48 & 49 Vict. c. 73.The Purchase of Land (Ireland) Act 1885.Section 19.
49 & 50 Vict. c. 27.The Guardianship of Infants Act 1886.

In section 9 as it applies to Northern Ireland the words from "Any application" to the end.

In section 10 as it applies to Northern Ireland the words from " In Ireland an appeal " to the end.

Section 11 as it applies to Northern Ireland.

50 & 51 Vict. c. 6.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Ireland) Act 1887.The whole Act.
50 & 51 Vict. c. 33.The Land Law (Ireland) Act 1887.Section 7.
50 & 51 Vict. c. 57.The Deeds of Arrangement Act 1887.Section 18 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
51 & 52 Vict. c. 27.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Ireland) Amendment Act 1888.The whole Act.
52 & 53 Vict. c. 48.The County Court Appeals (Ireland) Act 1889.The whole Act.
52 & 53 Vict. c. 63.The Interpretation Act 1889.In section 13, paragraphs (4), (5) and (14) as they apply to Northern Ireland.
53 & 54 Vict. c. 24.The Deeds of Arrangement Amendment Act 1890.Section 3 as it applies to Northern Ireland.
59 & 60 Vict. c. 8.The Life Insurance Companies (Payment into Court) Act 1896.In section 4 as it applies to Northern Ireland the words " or the Palatine Court, as the case may be ".
60 & 61 Vict. c. 17.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Ireland) Act 1897.The whole Act.
60 & 61 Vict. c. 20.The Quarter Sessions Jurors (Ireland) Act 1897.The whole Act.
60 & 61 Vict. c. 66.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Ireland) (No. 2) Act 1897.The whole Act.
61 & 62 Vict. c. 37.The Local Government (Ireland) Act 1898.In section 69 the word " assizes" and the words " justices, general, quarter or petty sessions ".
1 Edw. 7. c. 17.The Lunacy (Ireland) Act 1901.The whole Act.
6 & 7 Geo. 5. c. 46.The Law and Procedure (Emergency Provisions) (Ireland) Act 1916.The whole Act.
10 & 11 Geo. 5. c. 67.The Government of Ireland Act 1920.Sections 38 and 40. In section 41(1) the words from " Provided that " to the end. Sections 44, 46 and 50. Schedule 7.
10 & 11 Geo. 5. c. 81.The Administration of Justice Act 1920.Sections 11 and 12(2) as they apply to Northern Ireland.
13 Geo. 5. Sess. 2. c. 2.The Irish Free State (Consequential Provisions) Act 1922.Paragraph 6 of Schedule 1.
16 & 17 Geo. 5. c.44.The Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland Act 1926.The whole Act.
22&23Geo.5. c. 11.The Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1932.Section 5.
25 & 26 Geo. 5. c. 21.The Northern Ireland Land Purchase (Winding Up) Act 1935.Sections 2, 6(3), 7(1)(a), 8 and 9(4).
6 & 7 Geo. 6. c. 2.The Supreme Court (Northern Ireland) Act 1942.The whole Act.
8 & 9 Geo. 6. c. 12.The Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1945.Section 8.
12, 13 & 14 Geo. 6. c. 68.The Representation of the People Act 1949.

Section 111(1) and (4) as it applies to Northern Ireland.

Section 160 as it applies to Northern Ireland.

14 Geo. 6. c. 27.The Arbitration Act 1950.Section 42(4).
14 Geo. 6. c. 37.The Maintenance Orders Act 1950.Section 13(2).
15&16Geo.6. & 1 Eliz. 2. c. 12.The Judicial Offices (Salaries etc.) Act 1952.Section 4(2).
2 & 3 Eliz. 2. c. 38.The Supreme Court Officers (Pensions) Act 1954.Section 4.
3 & 4 Eliz. 2. c. 8.The Northern Ireland Act 1955.Section 2.
4 & 5 Eliz. 2. c. 46.The Administration of Justice Act 1956.In Part I of Schedule 1, paragraph 2 and in paragraph 3 the words " or the local court" wherever they occur and the words " or (where it has such jurisdiction) the local court" in sub-paragraph (4).
8 & 9 Eliz. 2. c. 65.The Administration of Justice Act 1960.

Sections 1 to 6, 9, 13, 15, 16, 17(1), (3) and (4) and 18(3) as they apply to Northern Ireland.

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 1 and 3 in Part I and Part II except so much thereof as modifies sections 12 and 14.

10 & 11 Eliz. 2. c. 30.The Northern Ireland Act 1962.Sections 1 to 5 and 7 to 11. Schedule 1.
1965 c. 2.The Administration of Justice Act 1965.Sections 30, 32 and 33.
1967 c. 80.The Criminal Justice Act 1967.

Section 106(3)(d).

In Schedule 4, paragraphs 25 and 27, and in paragraph 26 the words " and also as it applies to Northern Ireland ".

1968 c. 5.The Administration of Justice Act 1968.Section 1(1)(d) and (6).
1968 c. 21.The Criminal Appeal (Northern Ireland) Act 1968.

Part I.

In section 14(2) the words from " The powers of " to the end.

In section 30(2) the words " of Appeal".

In section 46(2)(b) the words " of assize or county court " in the second place where they occur.

Section 49(1).

In section 49(3) the words " under section 7(1) of the said Act of 1962 by virtue of subsection (1) of this section ".

In section 50(1) the definitions of " county court", " the Lord Chief Justice " and " the Supreme Court".

In section 53(1) the words in brackets.

Section 53(2).

Section 54.

Part I of Schedule 3.

Schedules 4 and 5.

1968 c. 63.The Domestic and Appellate Proceedings (Restriction of Publicity) Act 1968.In section 4(2) the words " a Divisional Court of the Queen's Bench Division of ".
1969 c. 12.The Genocide Act 1969.Section 1(5).
1969 c. 58.The Administration of Justice Act 1969.

In section 12, as it applies to Northern Ireland, subsection (2)(b) and in subsection (8) the words "or commissioner" and "or paragraph (b)".

Section 16(2).

In Schedule 1 the entry relating to the Northern Ireland Act 1962.

1970 c. 9.The Taxes Management Act 1970.In Schedule 4, paragraph 13.
1973 c. 15.The Administration of Justice Act 1973.In section 18(2)(b) the words " a divisional court of the Queen's Bench Division of ".
1973 c. 36.The Northern Ireland Constitution Act 1973.In paragraph 2 of Schedule 3 the words " the Court of Criminal Appeal in Northern Ireland ".
1974 c. 6.The Biological Weapons Act 1974.Section 2(2).
1975 c. 24.The House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975.In Part III of Schedule 1 the entry relating to an officer of or attached to the Supreme Court of Northern Ireland.
1975 c. 25.The Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975.In Part III of Schedule 1 the entry relating to an officer of or attached to the Supreme Court of Northern Ireland.
1975 c. 34.The Evidence (Proceedings in Other Jurisdictions) Act 1975.In section 4 the words " and High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland ".
1977 c. 38.The Administration of Justice Act 1977.In Part III of Schedule 2, paragraph 12.
1978 c. 5.The Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Act 1978.Section 34(1).

Part IIActs of the Irish Parliament and Parliament of Northern Ireland

10 Chas. 1. Sess. 2 c. 14 (Ir.).The Demise of the Crown Act (Ireland) 1634.The whole Act.
10 Chas. 1 Sess. 3 c. 13 (Ir.).The Forcible Entry Act (Ireland) 1634.Section 3.
10 Chas. 1. Sess. 3 c. 18 (Ir.).The Oaths Act (Ireland) 1634.The whole Act.
7 Will, 3. c. 12. (Ir.).The Statute of Frauds (Ireland) 1695.Sections 10, 11 and 14.
7 Will. 3.c. 13. (Ir.).The Sheriffs Act (Ireland) 1695.The whole Act.
1 Geo. 2. c. 8. (Ir.).The Privilege of Parliament Act (Ireland) 1727.In section 1 the words from " at Dublin " to " courts of appeal".
9 Geo. 2. c. 7. (Ir.).The Land Improvement Act (Ireland) 1735.In section 1 the words from " in manner following: " to the end of the section.
19 Geo. 2. c. 12 (Ir.).An Act for the better regulating of Corporations.The whole Act.
1 Geo. 3.c. 17. (Ir.).The Expiring Laws Act (Ireland) 1761.Section 10.
3 Geo. 3. c. 28 (Ir.).The Criminal Justice Act (Ireland) 1763.The whole Act.
11 & 12 Geo. 3. c. 34 (Ir.).The Criminal Justice (Venue) Act (Ireland) 1771.The whole Act.
21 & 22 Geo. 3. c. 11 (Ir.).The Habeas Corpus Act (Ireland) 1781.Sections 6, 9, 11 and 12.
21 & 22 Geo. 3. c. 51 (Ir.).The Criminal Justice (Venue) Act (Ireland) 1781.The whole Act.
25 Geo. 3. c. 36 (Ir.).The Sheriffs Act (Ireland) 1785.Sections 2 to 4.
36 Geo. 3. c. 26 (Ir.).The Judges Salaries Act (Ireland) 1796.The whole Act.
38 Geo. 3. c. 2 (Ir.).The Quo Warranto Act (Ireland) 1798.The whole Act.
40 Geo. 3. c. 38 (Ir.).The Act of Union (Ireland) 1800.In Article VIII of the Treaty of Union as set out in section 1 the words from " that from " to " chancery in Ireland; and ".
40 Geo. 3.C.69 (Ir.).The Judicial Salaries and Pensions Act (Ireland) 1800.The whole Act.
14 & 15 Geo. 5. c. 21 (N.I.).The Industrial Assurance Act (Northern Ireland) 1924.Section 7(1)(c).
14 & 15 Geo. 5. c. 27 (N.I.).The Illegitimate Children (Affiliation Orders) Act (Northern Ireland) 1924.In section 9(2) the words from " whether " to the end.
16&17Geo.5. c. 15 (N.I.).The Jury Laws Amendment Act (Northern Ireland) Act 1926.

In section 14(1) the words " or section forty-eight" and the words " or under section nine of the Petty Sessions Clerks and Fines (Ireland) Act 1878 ".

Section 14(2).

20 Geo. 5. c. 1 (N.I.).The Bankruptcy Amendment Act (Northern Ireland) 1929.In section 21(10) the words from ""the court"" to " 1897 ". In section 28(1) in the definition of " Official Assignee " the words from "as amended" to the end.
21 & 22 Geo. 5. c. 12 (N.I.).The Planning and Housing Act (Northern Ireland) 1931.Section 47(1).
21 & 22 Geo. 5. c. 14 (N.I.).The Wild Birds Protection Act (Northern Ireland) 1931.Section 14(2).
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c. 16 (N.I.).The Probates and Letters of Administration Act (Northern Ireland) 1933.Section 3.
1 Edw. 8 & 1 Geo. 6. c. 9 (N.I.).The Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland) 1937.Section 18.
2 & 3 Geo. 6. c. 12 (N.I.).The Evidence Act (Northern Ireland) 1939.In section 6(1) the definition of " rules of court".
4 & 5 Geo. 6. c. 9.The Prevention of Fraud (Investments) Act (Northern Ireland) 1940.Section 4(3).
1945 c. 15 (N.I.).The Criminal Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 1945.

In section 7(1) the words " county or " wherever they occur and the words from " Provided that " to the end.

Section 7(2).

In sections 30(1) and 33(4) the word " Criminal " wherever it occurs after " of".

1945 c. 16 (N.I.).The Indictments Act (Northern Ireland) 1945.As from such date as is referred to in section 52(2) of this Act, sections 1 and 2 and in section 7 the words " or the rules made thereunder ".
1954 c. 9 (N.I.).The Administration of Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 1954.

Section 12.

In section 13(1) and (2) the words " (whether in the same or another county)".

Section 13(6).

In section 16(1) the word

" (Ulster)". Section 16(2). Section 17. Section 22. Section 24. Section 26. Section 29.

1954 c. 33 (N.I.).The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954.

In section 21—

(a) in subsection (1) the word "fees";

(b) in subsection (2), paragraph (b);

(c) in subsection (6) in paragraph (a) the words " or the Court of Criminal Appeal" and in paragraph (b) the words "and to courts of quarter sessions ".

In section 42(1) the definition of " court of quarter sessions ".

In section 42(2) the words " a court of quarter sessions", the words " court of quarter sessions " wherever they occur and the words "or court of quarter sessions ".

In section 42(3) in the definition of " county court judge " the words " a chairman of a court of quarter sessions, and " and the words from " holding " to the end.

In section 42(4) the definition of " assizes ".

In section 46(1) in the definition of " Lands Clauses Acts " the words ", the Railways Traverse Act, 1868 ".

1959 c. 15 (N.I.).The Coroners Act (Northern Ireland) 1959.

Section 4.

In section 40 the definitions of " appointed day ", " council", "county", "maintenance and equipment", " Ministry " and " Minister ".

1959 c. 25 (N.I.).The County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959.

In section 3(1) the words " by

the Ministry ". Section 3(2). Section 6(2)(b) and (c). Section 7.

In section 10(4) the words from

" Except " to " 1956 ". Section 14.

In section 16 the words " Chancery Division of the ".

In section 21(2) the words " to proceedings in any Admiralty cause or matter, or ".

Sections 39 to 42.

Section 45.

Section 50.

In section 71(1)(b) the words in

brackets. Section 98. Section 99(3). Sections 100 and 101. Sections 108 to 110. In section 111(1) the words

from the beginning to

" 1954 ". Sections 112 and 113. Section 115. Section 116(2) and (3). Section 118. Section 137(b) and (c). Section 138.

In section 145(2) the words " or

a court of assize ". Section 146(1).

In section 147(b)(ii) the words " and by leave of the judge any action in which the sum claimed or the amount involved does not exceed fifty pounds ".

In section 147(b)(iii) the words " Queen's Bench Division of the ".

Section 147(c) and (e)(ii).

In section 148 the words from " and all orders as to fees " to " as to costs or fees " and the words " costs and fees ".

In section 150 the words " Chancery Division of the ".

In section 152(1) the definitions of " Minister " and " Ministry " and in the definition of " prescribed " the words " or by regulations made under subsection (10) of section one hundred and eight,".

Section 154(2).

Schedules 1 and 3.

1960 c. 22 (N.I.).The Companies Act (Northern Ireland) 1960.Section 349(7).
1961 c. 15 (N.I.).The Mental Health Act (Northern Ireland) 1961.

In section 113(1) the definitions of " the Department for the Affairs of Mental Patients" and " Lord Chief Justice ".

Section 117(1)

1962 c. 14 (N.I.).The Electoral Law Act (Northern Ireland) 1962.

Section 43(4). Section 72(4). Section 83(5).

In Schedule 8, paragraph 3(1) and (3).

1964 c. 3 (N.I).The County Court Appeals Act (Northern Ireland) 1964.

In section 2(1) the words from " made otherwise than " to "Act of 1959".

In section 3(1) the words "judge of assize or ".

Section 5(a)(ii)

Section 6.

In Schedule 1 the amendment to the Town Tenants (Ireland) Act 1906.

1964 c. 13 (N.I.).The Agricultural Marketing Act (Northern Ireland) 1964.Section 13(6)(b).
1964 c. 21 (N.I.).The Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964.

Sections 4 and 5.

In section 7 the words from

" so, however, that " to the

end. Section 8.

In section 13(2) the words

" , subject to section 3(4),". Section 14(2).

In section 22 the words "by

the Ministry ". In section 23—

(a) subsection (3);

(b) in subsection (7) the words " or (3) "and " and fees";

(c) subsections (8) and (9). In section 24(a) the word

" fees ". In section 25(1) the words " of

the Ministry ". Section 25(3).

In section 26(1) the words

" and fees ". Sections 27 to 29. Section 32(5). Section 47.

In section 48(1) the words " the crown and peace for the county or county borough in or for which", the word "sat", the words "end of the assize or " and the word " county" where it next occurs.

Section 151.

In section 152(1)(b) the words from the beginning to " section 151(3)".

In section 169(1) the definitions of " Minister " and " Ministry ".

Section 169(3).

Section 173(2).

Schedule 1.

In Schedule 6 the entries, relating to the Education Act (Northern Ireland) 1947, the National Assistance Act (Northern Ireland) 1948 and the Road Traffic Act (Northern Ireland) 1955.

1964 c. 30 (N.I.).The County Courts (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 1964.

In section 1 the words from " in proceedings brought" to " Part V of the principal Act and" and the words from "after section 40(3)" to " and" (where it appears before the words " after section 44(4)").

Sections 4 and 5.

1967 c. 18 (N.I.).The Criminal Law Act (Northern Ireland) 1967.

Section 8.

In section 12(1) the words

" and to subsection (2) ".

Section 12(2).

1968 c. 6 (N.I.).The Insurance Companies Act (Northern Ireland) 1968.

Section 55(2).

So much of Schedule 5 as relates to section 7(1)(c) of the Industrial Assurance Act (Northern Ireland) 1924.

1968 c. 10 (N.I.).The Costs in Criminal Cases Act (Northern Ireland) 1968.Section 3(7)(a)(ii).
1968 c. 29 (N.I.).The Treatment of Offenders Act (Northern Ireland) 1968.

Section 20(2).

In section 20(3)(a) the words from " having power" to " order for detention, " and "by that court of assize or county court".

Section 20(4).

In section 21(2) the words

" (2) or ". In section 21(3) the words from

"having jurisdiction in that

place " to the end. In section 25(3) the words " as

the case may be ". Section 26(1).

In section 29(1) and (4) the word " Criminal " wherever it occurs after " of ".

1968 c. 34 (N.I.).The Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968.In section 178(4) the words-"county or county borough which consists of or includes the ".
1969 c. 15 (N.I.).The Grand Jury (Abolition) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.

In section 2(2), the words from "or, in the case of" to the end.

Sections 2(7) and 3(3).

1969 c. 30 (N.I.).The Judgments (Enforcement) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.

Sections 5 to 7.

In section 18 the words " fixed

by regulations ". In section 19(1) the words " so

fixed ". Section 30.

In section 40(3) the words " and approved by the Ministry of Finance ".

In section 43(4)(a) the words " a judge of ".

In section 52(1)(b) the words "a judge of "and "judge or".

In sections 52(3), 56(2) and 70(2) the words " a judge of".

Section 62(c).

In section 91 the words " a judge of" where they twice occur and the words "judge or ".

In sections 92(1) and 94 the

words " a judge of ". In section 113(1) the words

" appointed under section

3(2)".

In section 114(1) the words

" or regulations ". In section 116(1) the words

" a judge of ". Sections 118 and 119. In section 129(1)—

(a) in the definition of " court" the words " a judge of";

(b) the definitions of " the Minister ", " the Ministry " and " regulations ".

Section 133(2).

In Schedule 4, Part II, the entry relating to section 70 of the Landlord and Tenant Law Amendment Act Ireland 1860.

1970 c 2 (N.I.).The Road Traffic Act (Northern Ireland) 1970.Section 87(2).
1971 c. 30 (N.I.).The Payments for Debt (Emergency Provisions) Act (Northern Ireland) 1971.

In section 9(2) the words " a

judge of ". Section 13(1). Section 14.

In section 17(1) and (2) the words " subject to subsection (3) "

Section 17(3).

1971 c. 36 (N.I.).The Civil Evidence Act (Northern Ireland) 1971.Section 5(6).
1972 c. 6 (N.I.).The Evidence of Alibi Act (Northern Ireland) 1972.Section 1(1)(b).

Part IIIOrders in Council

Year and NumberShort TitleExtent of Repeal
S.R. & O. 1921/1802.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Northern Ireland) Order 1921.Articles 3 and 5 to 9.
S.R. & O. 1922/79.The Government of Ireland (Supreme Court Matters, etc.) Order 1922.Articles 5, 6(a), (b) and (d) and 7 to 11.
S.R. & O. 1927/342.The Supreme Court of Judicature (Northern Ireland) Order 1927.The whole Order.
S.I. 1971/875.The Northern Ireland (Remittal and Removal of Proceedings) Order 1971.The whole Order.
S.I. 1972/965 (N.I. 5).The County Courts (Additional Sittings) (Northern Ireland) Order 1972.The whole Order.
S.1.1973/2163.The Northern Ireland (Modification of Enactments—No. 1) Order 1973.

Article 6(2), (4) and (6)(b).

Article 14(4) and (5).

In Schedule 1 the entries relating to the Fines (Ireland) Act 1851, the Coroners Act (Northern Ireland) 1959, the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959, the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964, Schedule 2 to the Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968 and the Judgments (Enforcement) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.

In Schedule 2 the entries relating to the Coroners Act (Northern Ireland) 1959, the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959, the Magistrates' Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1964 and the Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968.

In Schedule 3 the entries relating to the Fines Act (Ireland) 1851 and the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959.

In Schedule 4 the entries relating to the County Courts Act (Northern Ireland) 1959 and the Judgments (Enforcement) Act (Northern Ireland) 1969.

In Schedule 5 paragraphs 1, 6, 9, 25, 28, 3800 and (e), 43, 44, 49, 5700 and 60.

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

In Article 2(2) in the definition of " jury service " the words "under-sheriff" and the words " or any division thereof ".

In Schedule 4, paragraph 6.

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

Article 2(2)(b).

Articles 3 to 7,9,11 and 13.

Schedule 2.

S.I. 1975/1503 (N.I. 15).The Social Security Pensions (Northern Ireland) Order 1975.In Schedule 5, paragraph 4.
S.I. 1976/226 (N.I. 4).The Treatment of Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order 1976.Article 3(6).
S.I. 1976/582 (N.I. 12).The Solicitors (Northern Ireland) Order 1976.

In Articles 15(1) and 37(2) the words " or any court, division or judge thereof".

Article 78(5).

Articles 79 and 80.

S.I. 1977/1251 (N.I. 18).The Fatal Accidents (Northern Ireland) Order 1977.In Schedule 1, paragraph 4.

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