HC Deb 20 October 1966 vol 734 cc72-3W
Sir Knox Cunningham

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department when, and by what Statutory Instrument, the terms of the enlarged Admiralty jurisdiction contained in the Administration of Justice Act 1956 have been applied to the courts in Guernsey; and whether similar requests have been received from the authorities in Jersey and the Isle of Man for similar benefits to be extended to their citizens.

Mr. Roy Jenkins

The Admiralty Jurisdiction (Guernsey) Order, 1966 (Statutory Instrument 1966 No. 1186) was made on 20th September last and comes into operation on 1st November. No request has been received for the making of a similar Order in respect of Jersey or the Isle of Man.