Courts of Justice Act, 1953

Number of judges of the Circuit Court.

18.—(1) The Circuit Court shall consist of not more than nine judges.

(2) Section 9 of the Courts of Justice Act, 1928 (No. 15 of 1928), is hereby repealed.

(3) Subsections (1) and (2) of this section shall come into operation on the commencement of the order made under section 16 of this Act or, if there are then ten judges, on the occurrence of the first vacancy amongst them.