Domestic Violence Act 1996

Amendment of Family Law Act, 1995.

21

21.The Family Law Act, 1995, is hereby amended-—

( a) in section 2, by the deletion of the definition of “ the Act of 1981” and the insertion of the following definition after the definition of “ the Act of 1989” in subsection (1):

“‘ the Act of 1996’ means the Domestic Violence Act, 1996;”,

( b) in section 6, by the substitution of the following paragraph for paragraph ( a):

“( a) an order under section 2, 3, 4 or 5 of the Act of 1996,”,

( c) in section 10, by the substitution of the following paragraph for paragraph ( d) of subsection (1):

“( d) an order under section 2, 3, 4 or 5 of the Act of 1996,”,

and

( d) in section 47, by the substitution of the following paragraph for paragraph ( d) of subsection (6):

“( d) under the Act of 1996,”.