Family Law (Divorce) Act 1996
Amendment of Enforcement of Court Orders Act, 1940.
30.— The references in subsections (1) and (7) of section 8 of the Enforcement of Court Orders Act, 1940 (as amended by section 29 of the Act of 1976 and section 22 of the Act of 1995), to an order shall be construed as including references to a maintenance pending suit order and a periodical payments order.
Previous affecting provision: references in Enforcement of Court Orders Act 1940 (23/1940), s. 8(1) and (7) (as previously amended by Family Law (Maintenance of Spouses and Children) Act 1976, s. 29, Family Law Act 1995, s. 22 and this section) to an order was required to be construed as including references to an antecedent order (1.01.2011) by Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010), s. 65, S.I. No. 648 of 2010. The 1940 Act, s. 8, is now substituted (2.08.2011) by Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2011 (23/2011), s. 63, commenced on enactment.