Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004

PART 1

Preliminary and General

Short title and commencement.

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1.—(1) This Act may be cited as the Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 .

(2) This Act, other than the provisions specified in subsection (3), shall come into operation on such day or days as the Minister may appoint by order or orders either generally or with reference to any particular purpose or provision and different days may be so appointed for different purposes or provisions.

(3) Sections 2 to 4, 31 and 32, Chapter 1 of Part 3 and sections 49 and 56 shall come into operation upon the passing of this Act.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

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Power pursuant to section exercised (11.01.2017) by Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 2 of 2017).

2. The following sections of the Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (No. 31 of 2004) shall come into operation on 11 January 2017:

(a) section 45;

(b) section 46;

(c) section 47;

(d) section 48;

(e) section 50;

(f) section 51;

(g) section 52;

(h) section 53.

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Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (20.09.2004) by Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004).

3. (1) The day on which this Order is made is appointed to be the day on which sections 1, 5, 6, 8, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 29, 39, 41, 42, 43, 44, 54 and 55 of the Act of 2004 shall come into operation.

(2) The 31st day of March, 2005 is appointed to be the day on which sections 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 23, 24, 27, 28 and 40 of the Act of 2004 shall come into operation.