Civil Registration Act 2004

Definitions (Part 6).

45

45.—In this Part—

F147[body means the Executive, a religious body or a secular body;]

“marriage registration form” means a form prescribed under section 48;

F148[place that is open to the public has the meaning given by section 51(2A);]

“the register” means the register of marriages and cognate words shall be construed accordingly;

“the Register” means the register maintained under section 53 and cognate words shall be construed accordingly;

“registered solemniser” means a person standing registered in the Register;

“religious body” means an organised group of people members of which meet regularly for common religious F149[worship;]

F150[secular body shall be construed in accordance with section 45A.]

Annotations

Amendments:

F147

Substituted (23.01.2013) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012 (48/2012), s. 2(a), S.I. No. 16 of 2013.

F148

Inserted (18.08.2015) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2014 (34/2014), s. 14, S.I. No. 357 of 2015.

F149

Substituted (23.01.2013) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012 (48/2012), s. 2(b), S.I. No. 16 of 2013.

F150

Inserted (23.01.2013) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012 (48/2012), s. 2(c), S.I. No. 16 of 2013.

Editorial Notes:

E71

Previous affecting provision: section amended (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 6 part 26 item 17, S.I. No. 887 of 2004; substituted as per F-note above.