Courts and Court Officers Act 2009
Definitions (Part 3).
13.— In this Part—
“Act of 1939” means the Offences Against the State Act 1939;
“constituent court office” means—
(a) a court office, the business or some of the business of which shall be transacted in a combined court office under section 14 or 15 , or
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(b) a registrar or other person deemed to be a constituent court office under section 17 (2),
and “constituent court” shall be construed accordingly;
“combined court office” means an office established under section 14;
“combined court office manager”, in relation to a combined court office, means a person appointed under section 19 to be the manager of that office;
“court office” means any office of, or attached to, any of the following:
(a) the Supreme Court;
(b) the High Court;
(c) the President of the High Court;
(d) the Circuit Court;
(e) the District Court;
and, for the purposes of this definition, a district probate registry shall be deemed to be an office attached to the High Court;
“enactment” means an Act or a statutory instrument or any portion of an Act or statutory instrument;
“ Special Criminal Court” means a court established under Part V of the Act of 1939.
Inserted (28.10.2014) by Court of Appeal Act 2014 (18/2014), s. 69(a), S.I. No. 479 of 2014, in effect as per art. 2(c).