The Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015

PART 28Citation, commencement, revocation and transitional provisions

Citation and commencement

28.1.—(1) These Rules may be cited as the Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015.

(2) They come into force on 1st January 2016.

Revocation

28.2.  The Faculty Jurisdiction (Appeals) Rules 1998(1) and the Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2013(2) are revoked (but subject to rule 28.3).

Transitional provisions

28.3.—(1) The Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2013 continue to apply to proceedings in a consistory court that were started before the 1st January 2016 as if these Rules had not been made, save to the extent that the court orders otherwise.

(2) Paragraph (3) applies where an application for leave to appeal under section 7, or an application for a certificate under section 10(3), of the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1963 was made before 1st January 2016.

(3) The Faculty Jurisdiction (Appeals) Rules 1998 continue to apply to the proceedings as if these Rules had not been made, save to the extent that the appeal court orders otherwise.