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Circuit Court Rules

Amendment to: Order 1
S.I. No. 235 of 2009: Circuit Court Rules (Sittings) 2009

1. These Rules, which may be cited as the Circuit Court Rules (Sittings) 2009, shall come into operation on the 24th day of July 2009.

2. These Rules shall be construed together with the Circuit Court Rules 2001 to 2009.

3. Order 1 of the Circuit Court Rules is amended:

      (i) by the substitution for rules 1 and 2 of the following:

        “1. Sittings of the Court shall be held within each Circuit at such places and commence on such dates as may be from time to time fixed by order of the President of the Circuit Court in accordance with section 10(2) of the Courts of Justice Act 1947, and at such times as the Judge of such Circuit shall from time to time direct and appoint. Notice of such sittings in every County, save Dublin, shall be published as soon as may be after the making of the order concerned in such manner as the President of the Circuit Court may, in accordance with section 10(2) aforementioned, direct.

        2. Notice of Sittings in the Dublin Circuit shall set out the day of commencement and the day of termination of each Sitting. Provided that the President of the Circuit Court may extend any Sittings of the Circuit Court in the Dublin Circuit beyond the date of termination of that Sittings.”