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Act of Sederunt (Amendment of Sheriff Court Ordinary Cause, and Summary Cause, Rules) 1988

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation and commencement

  3. AMENDMENT OF ORDINARY CAUSE RULES

    1. 2.The Ordinary Cause Rules of the Sheriff Court shall be...

    2. 3.For rule 2 (application of rules to solicitors) substitute the...

    3. 4.(1) For paragraph (4) of rule 3 (initial writ), substitute...

    4. 5.(1) In paragraph (1) of rule 5 (warrant of citation),...

    5. 6.In rule 7(1) (period of notice after citation), for sub-paragraphs...

    6. 7.(1) In paragraph (1) of rule 9 (form of citation...

    7. 8.For rule 13 (days of charge), substitute the following rule:—...

    8. 9.In rule 21(1)(a) (minute for granting of decree without attendance),...

    9. 10.After rule 21A (decree in causes in which the Hague...

    10. 11.After rule 57 (motions), insert the following rule:— Applications for...

    11. 12.In rule 64(1)(c) (amendment of pleadings: powers of sheriff), after...

    12. 13.For paragraph (2) of rule 92 (application for leave to...

    13. 14.In rule 99 (actions craving payment of rent)—

    14. 15.In paragraph (11)(a) of rule 130 (intimation), for “14”, substitute...

    15. 16.(1) In paragraph (6) of rule 138 (citation, for sub-paragraphs...

    16. 17.In paragraph (2) of rule 147 (applications for interim payment...

    17. 18.(1) The Appendix to the Ordinary Cause Rules shall be...

  4. AMENDMENT OF SUMMARY CAUSE RULES

    1. 19.The Summary Cause Rules of the Sheriff Court shall be...

    2. 20.Paragraph (4) of rule 2 (statement of claim) shall be...

    3. 21.In paragraph (1) of rule 4 (period of notice after...

    4. 22.In rule 15 (return of summons), for the words “rules...

    5. 23.After paragraph (2) of rule 17 (representation), insert the following...

    6. 24.After rule 17, insert the following rule:— Applications for time...

    7. 25.(1) In paragraph (1) of rule 18 (first calling), after...

    8. 26.For rules 50 (actions for payment of money-general) and 50A...

    9. 27.For rules 51 (notice of intention to appear) and 52...

    10. 28.For paragraph (2) of rule 53 (first calling), substitute the...

    11. 29.For rule 54 (acceptance of written offer to pay by...

    12. 30.In paragraph (1) of rule 55 (no notice by defender)...

    13. 31.In rule 73(2) (appraisal, inventory and execution of citation), after...

    14. 32.After rule 85, insert the following rule:— Appeal in relation...

    15. 33.For rule 91 (charge), substitute the following rule:— Charge (1) The period for payment specified in any charge following...

    16. 34.In rule 92 (applications in the same cause for variation,...

    17. 35.(1) The Appendix to the Summary Cause Rules shall be...

  5. MISCELLANEOUS

    1. 36.Consequential amendment

  6. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE II

      SUMMARY CAUSE RULES FORMS

  7. Explanatory Note

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