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Rules of the Superior Courts

Amendment to: Order 2
S.I. No. 551 of 2008: Rules of the Superior Courts (European Orders for Payment) 2008

1. The Rules of the Superior Courts are hereby amended:
      (i) by the substitution for paragraph (1) of rule 1 of Order 2 of the following:

        “(1) In all actions, save an application for a European order for payment under Order 42C, where the plaintiff seeks only to recover a debt or liquidated demand in money payable by the defendant, with or without interest, arising:
            (a) upon a contract express or implied (as, for instance, on a bill of exchange, promissory note, or cheque, or other simple contract debt); or

            (b) on a bond or contract under seal for payment of a liquidated amount of money; or

            (c) on a statute where the sum sought to be recovered is a fixed sum of money or in the nature of a debt other than a penalty; or

            (d) on a guarantee, whether under seal or not, where the claim against the principal is in respect of a debt or liquidated demand only; or

            (e) on a trust.”;


2. The forms in the Schedule shall be inserted in Part IV of Appendix F to the Rules of the Superior Courts as Forms No. 3 and No. 4, respectively.