Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015


56. (1) The repeal of the Lunacy Regulation (Ireland) Act 1871 by section 7 shall not affect the validity of any order—

(a) made by the wardship court within its jurisdiction, and

(b) which was in force immediately before the commencement of this Part.

(2) Pending a declaration under section 55 (1), the jurisdiction of the wardship court as set out in sections 9 and 22 (2) of the Courts (Supplemental Provisions) Act 1961 shall continue to apply.