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The Family Homes and Domestic Violence (Northern Ireland) Order 1998


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1.  An occupation order (“the order”) to the extent that by virtue of Article 11(3)(j), 13(5)(g) or 14(5)(g) it makes provision restraining the respondent from making a disposition of any land in Northern Ireland which is specified in the order,—

(a)shall create on the land a statutory charge within the meaning of section 87 of the [1970 c. 18 (N.I.).] Land Registration Act (Northern Ireland) 1970 (matters registrable in the Statutory Charges Register); and

(b)subject to section 88 of that Act (statutory charge to be void against purchaser in certain circumstances), shall render liable to be set aside by the court, at the instance of the applicant for the order, any disposition of the land in contravention of the order.

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