S.I. No. 308/1973 - District Court Areas (Variation of Days and Hours) (No. 5) Order, 1973.

S.I. No. 308 of 1973.


I, PATRICK COONEY, Minister for Justice, in exercise of the powers conferred on me by section 26 (1) (f) of the Courts of Justice Act, 1953 (No. 32 of 1953), and after consultation with the President of the District Court, hereby order as follows:

1. (1) This Order may be cited as the District Court Areas (Variation of Days and Hours) (No. 5) Order, 1973.

(2) This Order shall come into operation on the 1st day of January, 1974.

2. The days and hours for holding the District Court (for the purposes of the transaction of the business of the District Court exercising its summary jurisdiction) in the district court area of Rathfarnham shall, in lieu of the days and hours specified in column (4) at reference number 78 in the First Schedule to the District Court (Areas) Order, 1961 ( S.I. No. 5 of 1961 ) (as amended by the District Court Areas (Variation of Days and Hours) Order, 1971 ( S.I. No. 115 of 1971 )) be each Monday and the second, third and fourth Wednesday in each month at 10.30 a.m., 11.00 a.m., 11.30 a.m., 12.00 noon, 2.00 p.m., 2.30 p.m. and 3.00 p.m.

3. Business transacted in the District Court Area of Rathfarnham which is initiated and is not completed before the commencement of this Order shall be continued and completed as if this Order had been in force at the time at which such business had been initiated.

GIVEN under my Official Seal, this 19th day of November, 1973.


Minister for Justice.


This Order effects changes in days and times of sittings of the District Court in Rathfarnham.