Updated to 12 March 2019 (Act No. 7 of 2019 and S.I. No. 89 of 2019)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
S. 1 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
Ss. 2-4 21 July 2004 Commenced on enactment
Ss. 5, 6 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 7 31 March 2005 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(2)
S. 8 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 9-18 31 March 2005 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(2)
S. 19 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 20 31 March 2005 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(2)
Ss. 21, 22 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
Ss. 23, 24 31 March 2005 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(2)
Ss. 25, 26 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
Ss. 27, 28 31 March 2005 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(2)
S. 29 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 30 Not yet commenced Requires commencement order under s. 1(2)
Ss. 31-38 21 July 2004 Commenced on enactment
S. 39 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 40 31 March 2005 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(2)
Ss. 41-44 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 45-48 11 January 2017 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 2 of 2017), art. 2
S. 49 21 July 2004 Commenced on enactment
S. 50-53 11 January 2017 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 2 of 2017), art. 2
Ss. 54, 55 20 September 2004 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2004 (S.I. No. 544 of 2004), art. 3(1)
S. 56 21 July 2004 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
District Court rules prescribed under. S.I. No. 257 of 2005, rls. 1,3
Superior Court rules prescribed under. S.I. No. 248 of 2005, rls.. 1,3
S. 8(1) amended 42/2018, ss. 13(2)(a), (b), 15(2)
  65/2015, ss. 1(2), 220(1)(a)
S. 8(3) inserted 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 220(1)(b)
S. 14(4A) inserted 42/2018, ss. 13(3), 15(2)
S. 15(1) amended 27/2017, ss. 1(2), 22
S. 15(4)(b)(ii)(II), bodies specified S.I. No. 168 of 2005, rl. 2, schedule
S. 15, body prescribed S.I. No. 336 of 2005, art. 2
S. 17, date & periods prescribed S.I. No. 169 of 2005, rls. 3, 4
S. 17(1) amended 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 220(2)(a)
S. 17(2A) inserted 30/2017, ss. 1(3), 1(4), 6(a)
S. 17(5) amended 30/2017, ss. 1(3), 1(4), 6(b)
S. 17(5A) inserted 30/2017, ss. 1(3), 1(4), 6(c)
S. 17(6A) inserted 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 220(1)(b)
S. 17(7) amended 30/2017, ss. 1(3), 1(4), 6(d)
S. 17A inserted 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 220(3)
Part 2A (ss. 32A-D) inserted 65/2015, ss. 1(2), 219
S. 35(2) trans. of functns. under S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
S. 36 am. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6 & 93
S. 39 amended 6/2018, ss. 1(2), 50(1)
  32/2013, ss. 1(2), 4
S. 40 appl. 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 145, 199
S. 40(2) rep. 32/2013, ss. 1(2), 2(2)
S. 40(3) am. 14/2008, ss. 1(2), 31(a)
S. 40(3), classes of persons prescribed S.I. No. 337 of 2005, reg. 2 & schedule
S. 40(3A) ins. 32/2013, ss. 1(2), 5
S. 40(4), persons prescribed S.I. No. 338 of 2005, reg. 3 & schedule
S. 40(6)(b), (7)(b), bodies prescribed S.I. No. 170 of 2005, art. 2 & schedule
S. 40(6)(b), (7)(b), matters prescribed S.I. No. 339 of 2005, reg. 2
S. 40(11) subsec. ins. 14/2008, ss. 1(2), 31(b)
S. 40A ins. 32/2013, ss. 1(2), 6
S. 53A inserted 22/2016, s. 1

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 15 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Bodies Prescribed Under Section 15) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 168 of 2005)
  Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Bodies Prescribed Under Section 15) (No. 2) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 336 of 2005)
S. 17 Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Section 17) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 169 of 2005)
S. 40(3) Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Section 40(3)) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 337 of 2005)
S. 40(4) Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Section 40(4)) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 338 of 2005)
S. 40(6), (7) Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Matters Prescribed Under Section 40) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 339 of 2005)
  Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (Bodies Prescribed Under Section 40) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 170 of 2005)