Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1997

Taking effect of orders.

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6. (1) An excluding order or interim excluding order shall take effect on notification of its making being given to the respondent.

(2) Oral communication to the respondent by or on behalf of the tenant or the housing authority, as appropriate, of the fact that an excluding order or interim excluding order has been made, together with production of a copy of the order, shall, without prejudice to the sufficiency of any other form of notification, be taken to be sufficient notification to the respondent of the making of the order.

(3) If the respondent is present at a sitting of the court at which the excluding order or interim excluding order is made, that respondent shall be taken for the purposes of subsection (1) to have been notified of its making.

(4) An order varying an excluding order or interim excluding order shall take effect on notification of its making being given to the person who was the other party in the proceedings for the making of the excluding order and for this purpose subsections (2) and (3) shall apply with the necessary modifications.