Updated to 5 March 2019 (Act No. 6 of 2019 and S.I. No. 78 of 2019)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-7 1 November 2002 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(1)
S. 8 1 December 2002 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(2)
S. 9 1 January 2003 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(3)
S. 10 1 November 2002 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(1)
S. 11 1 January 2003 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(3)
Ss. 12-18 1 November 2002 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(1)
S. 19 1 January 2003 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(3)
S. 20 13 April 2002 Commenced as per s. 23(2)
Ss. 21, 22 1 November 2002 Solicitors (Amendment) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 494 of 2002), art. 3(1)
S. 23 Not yet commenced. Requires commencement order under s. 23(2)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 1 am. 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 206
S. 1A, new s. S.I. No. 732 of 2003, reg. 3
S. 1A(2) amended S.I. No. 752 of 2004, reg. 3(a)
S. 5(b) substit. 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 207(a)
S. 5(2) substit. 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 207(b)
S. 18, provns. for applic. under. S.I. No. 701 of 2004, art. 15
S. 19 am. 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 208(a)
S. 19 appl. S.I. No. 701 of 2004, arts. 10, 11, 13
S. 19(3)(d)(iv) substit. 14/2008, s. 45(a)
S. 19(5) am. 14/2008, s. 45(b)
S. 19(5A) subsec. ins. 14/2008, s. 45(c)
S. 19(7) substit. 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 208(b)
S. 19A s. ins. 14/2008, s. 46(1). Note retrospective s. 46(2)
S. 20(1) am. S.I. No. 752 of 2004, reg. 3(b)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 20 European Communities (Lawyers' Establishment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 732 of 2003)