Courts of Justice Act, 1947


Miscellaneous Provisions in relation to the Circuit Court.

Alteration of composition of circuits.

13.—(1) The Government may make an order altering, but not so as to increase the total number of circuits, the composition of any two or more of the circuits.

(2) If an order is made under subsection (1) of this section, then, as on and from the commencement of the order, all references, in the Courts of Justice Acts, 1924 to 1946, and this Act, to circuits shall be construed as references to circuits as existing immediately after the commencement of the order.