HL Deb 28 July 1981 vol 423 c675

45Schedule 3, page 103, line 22, at end insert— 20B. Before section 200 insert—

"Lords Commissioners to represent Lord Chancellor when Great Seal in Commission.

199A. When the Great Seal is in commission, the Lords Commissioners shall represent the Lord Chancellor for the purposes of this Act; but the powers vested in him by this Act in relation to the appointment of officers may be exercised by the senior Lord Commissioner for the time being.".".

46Schedule 3, page 103, line 23, after "(interpretation)", insert— (a) after the definition of "landlord" insert— 'matrimonial cause' has the meaning assigned to it by section 10(1) of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1967;" and (b)'.

47Schedule 5, page 104, line 29, leave out "6" and insert "5"

48Page 105, line 15, leave out "Courts Act 1971" and insert "Criminal Appeal Act 1966".'

49Page 107, line 37, at end insert—


In section 10(1), for the definition of "matrimonial cause "substitute— matrimonial cause" means an action for divorce, nullity of marriage, judicial separation, or jactitation of marriage or an application under section 3 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973;

50 Page 108, line 32, at end insert—


In section 37 for the words "no court other than a county court shall" substitute the words "the High Court shall not"."

51 Page 121, line 3, at end insert "In section 87(2) for "penalty" substitute "sum".".

The Lord Chancellor

My Lords, I beg to move that this House doth agree with the Commons in their Amendments Nos. 45 to 51 inclusive. They are consequential on Amendment No. 2.

Moved, That this House doth agree with the Commons in the said amendments.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

On Question, Motion agreed to.