Family Law Act, 1995 (Commencement) Order, 1996

JurisdictionIreland
CitationIR SI 46/1996

I, Mervyn Taylor, T.D., Minister for Equality and Law Reform, in exercise of the powers conferred on me by section 1 (2)(a) of the Family Law Act, 1995 (No. 26 of 1995), and, in so far as it relates to section 32 of that Act, with the consent of the Minister for Health, hereby order as follows:

1. This Order may be cited as the Family Law Act, 1995 (Commencement) Order, 1996.

2. The 1st day of August, 1996 is hereby fixed as the day on which the Family Law Act, 1995 (No. 26 of 1995), shall come into operation.

Given under my Official Seal, this 16th day of February, 1996.

MERVYN TAYLOR

Minister for Equality and Law Reform

The Minister for Health hereby consents to the making of the foregoing Order in so far as it relates to section 32 of the Act of 1995.

Given under the Official Seal of the Minister for Health, this

16th day of February, 1996.

MICHAEL NOONAN

Minister for Health.

EXPLANATORY NOTE

This Order fixes the 1st August, 1996 as the date on which the Family Law Act, 1995 comes into operation.

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