Court Rules of Ireland

Order 126: General

ORDER 126

GENERAL

1. The revocation of the Orders and Rules mentioned in Appendix Z shall not operate to revive any former rule of court.

2. Where no other provision is made by the Acts or these Rules, the present procedure and practice shall remain in force.

3. During the period of any vacancy in the office of Chief Justice these Rules shall operate as if, wherever the words ‘Chief Justice’ are used, the words ‘President of the High Court’ were used; and during the period of any vacancy in the office of President of the High Court, as if, wherever the words ‘President of the High Court’ are used, the words ‘Chief Justice’ were used.

4. Any entry in any cause book or other books of record required to be made by these Rules shall be deemed to be made in accordance with such Rules if made in any computer or other form of record approved from time to time by the President of the High Court.

5. Any court file or record may be kept in such form as may be approved from time to time by the President of the High Court.