178(1)Paragraph 9 of Schedule 3 (proof of outcome of civil trial) is amended as follows.E+W+S+N.I.
(2)In sub-paragraphs (1), (2) and (3) (certificate signed by clerk is proof of outcome), for “clerk” substitute “ proper officer ”.
(3)For sub-paragraph (4) substitute—
“(4)In this paragraph “proper officer” means—
(a)in relation to a court of summary jurisdiction in England and Wales, the justices’ chief executive for the court; and
(b)in relation to any other court, the clerk of the court, his deputy or any other person having the custody of the records of the court.”