Amendment to Order 72
S.I. No. 566 of 2018: District Court (Intoxicating Liquor) Rules 2018
1. (1) These Rules, which shall come into operation on the 9th day of January 2019, may be cited as the District Court (Intoxicating Liquor) Rules 2018.
(2) These Rules shall be construed together with the District Court Rules 1997 (S.I. No. 93 of 1997) and all other District Court Rules.
(3) The District Court Rules as amended by these Rules may be cited as the District Court Rules 1997 to 2018.
2. The District Court Rules 1997 (S.I. No. 93 of 1997) are amended:
(ii) by the substitution for rule 2 of Order 72 and the notes following that rule of the following rule and notes respectively:
“Prohibited premises and days
†2. A general exemption order shall not be granted in respect of premises unless a general exemption order was in force in respect of the premises on 30 May 2008, or for any time on any Sunday, St. Patrick’s Day or Christmas Day.
*Intoxicating Liquor Act 1960 [Sec. 10].
†Intoxicating Liquor Act 1927 (Sec. 4(7) as amended by Intoxicating Liquor Act 2008 [Sec. 5] and Intoxicating Liquor (Amendment) Act 2018 [Sec. 2(c)]).”, and