Civil Legal Aid Act, 1995

Refund of costs and damages.

35.—Subject to section 33 (8), if the total cost incurred by the Board in providing legal aid or advice to a person under this Act measured in accordance with section 34 or taxed by order of the court or tribunal concerned in accordance with the rules of the court or tribunal or, as appropriate, determined by the Taxing Master as solicitor and client costs is less than the total amount paid into the Fund by him or her or on his or her behalf—

(a) by way of a contribution under section 29 , and

(b) by way of a payment made or charge created in accordance with the provisions of section 33 (7),

the balance arising shall be refunded to him or her.