Interpretation (Amendment) Act 2000

Link to law: http://laws.gov.ag/acts/2000/a2000-18.pdf

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NO. 18 of20a0. The Interpretation (Amendment) 1 ANTIGUA
Act 2000. AND

BARBUDA

[ L.S. ]

I Assent,

James B. Carlisle,
Governor- General.

28th December, 2000.

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

No. 18 of 2000

AN ACT to amend the Interpretation Act Cap. 224.

[ 28th December, 2000 ]

ENACTED by the Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda as
follows -

1. This Act may be cited as the Interpretation (Amendment) Short title
Act 2000.

2. The Interpretation Act Cap. 224 is amended in section 56 ~ ~ f i ~ i ~ i ~ ~ for
by inserting the following definitions in their appropriate alpha- judicial purposes
betical order - amended -

section 56.

"action" includes a claim as defined in the Eastern Carib-
bean Supreme Court Civil Procedure Rules, 2000;

"Master" means a Master of the Eastern Caribbean Su-
preme Court;

AfdTIGUA 2 The Interpretation (Amendment) No. 18 of 2000.
Am) Act 2000.

BAlWUDA

"Originating motion" Qr "originating summons" includes
a fixed date claim as defined in the Eastern Caribbean
Supreme Court Civil Procedure Rules, 2000;

"plaintiff' includes a claimant as defined in the Eastern
Caribbean Supreme Court Civil Procedure Rules 2000;

"writ of summons" "writ of summons indorsed with a state-
ment of claim" or "specially endorsed writ" includes a
claim form as defined in the Eastern Caribbean Supreme
Court Civil Procedure Rules, 2000.

Passed the House of Representatives Passed the Senate this 21st day
this 9th day of November, 2000. of November, 2000.

B. Harris,
Speaker.

M. Percival,
President.

S. Walker, S. Walker,
Clerk to the House of Representatives. Clerk to the Senate.

Printed at the Government Printing Office, Antigua and Barbuda,
by Donovan Southwell, Government Printer

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