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SCHEDULES

Section 26

SCHEDULE 8E+W+S+N.I.Supreme Court selection commissions

F1Part 1E+W+S+N.I.Membership

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F1Sch. 8 Pts. 1, 2 omitted (1.10.2013) by virtue of Crime and Courts Act 2013 (c. 22), s. 61(3), Sch. 13 para. 7(1)(a); S.I. 2013/2200, art. 3(d) (with savings in S.I. 2013/2193, reg. 23)

General rulesE+W+S+N.I.

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Special rules where President's or Deputy President's place unfilledE+W+S+N.I.

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DisqualificationE+W+S+N.I.

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Non-judicial members of selection commissionsE+W+S+N.I.

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Chairing of selection commissionsE+W+S+N.I.

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InterpretationE+W+S+N.I.

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F1Part 2E+W+S+N.I.Dissolution

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Part 3E+W+S+N.I.Duty to convene commission: special rules

Selection commission for the office of Deputy PresidentE+W+S+N.I.

13(1)Any duty imposed on the Lord Chancellor under this Act to convene a selection commission for the office of Deputy President does not apply if any of the following conditions are met at the time when the Lord Chancellor should convene that commission—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)a selection commission for the office of President has been convened and not dissolved;

(b)the Lord Chancellor is under a duty to convene such a selection commission.

(2)Where sub-paragraph (1) applies, the Lord Chancellor must convene a selection commission for the office of Deputy President as soon as practicable after [F2a person has been selected as a result of the convening of] a selection commission in respect of the vacancy in the office of President.

(3)Sub-paragraph (1) applies to the duty under sub-paragraph (2) to convene a commission as it applies to all other such duties.

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Selection commission for the office of judgeE+W+S+N.I.

14(1)Any duty imposed on the Lord Chancellor under this Act to convene a selection commission for the office of judge does not apply if any of the following conditions are met at the time when the Lord Chancellor should convene that commission—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)a selection commission for the office of President has been convened and not dissolved;

(b)the Lord Chancellor is under a duty to convene such a selection commission;

(c)a selection commission for the office of Deputy President has been convened and not dissolved;

(d)the Lord Chancellor is under a duty to convene such a selection commission.

(2)Where sub-paragraph (1) applies, the Lord Chancellor must convene a selection commission for the office of judge as soon as practicable after [F3a person has been selected as a result of the convening of] a selection commission in respect of the vacancy in the office of President or Deputy President.

(3)Sub-paragraph (1) applies to the duty under sub-paragraph (2) to convene a commission as it applies to all other such duties.

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