Domestic Violence Act 2018


Short title and commencement

1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Domestic Violence Act 2018.

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


Editorial Notes:


Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (1.01.2019) by Domestic Violence Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 532 of 2018).

2. The 1st day of January 2019 is appointed as the day on which the Domestic Violence Act 2018 (No. 6 of 2018) shall come into operation.