Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Act 1973

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Published: 2011-01-01

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Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Act 1973

Revised Edition


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This is a revised edition of the law

Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Act 1973



1            Reciprocating countries

2            Relevant courts

3            Citation


Supporting Documents


Table of Legislation History

Table of Endnote References

Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Act 1973

THE STATES, in pursuance of Article 3 of the Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Law 1960,[1] have made the following Act –

Commencement [see endnotes]

1      Reciprocating countries

Part 2 of the Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Law 1960[2] (hereafter called the “principal Law”) shall extend to the countries (hereinafter referred to as the “reciprocating countries”) set out in the first column of the Schedule.

2      Relevant courts

The courts set out in the second column of the Schedule shall, for the purposes of Part 2 of the principal Law, be deemed superior courts of the reciprocating countries set out respectively opposite thereto in the first column of that Schedule.

3      Citation

This Act may be cited as the Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Act 1973.


Reciprocating countries

Superior Courts

England and Wales

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, the House of Lords, the Court of Appeal and the High Court of Justice.


The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, the Court of Session and the Sheriff Court.

Northern Ireland

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and the Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland.

Isle of Man

Her Majesty’s High Court of Justice of the Isle of Man (including the Staff of Government Division).


The Royal Court of Guernsey and the Court of Appeal of Guernsey.


Table of Legislation History


Year and No


Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Jersey) Act 1973


20 June 1973

Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Amendment) (Jersey) Act 1991


1 June 1991

Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Act 1991


1 January 1992

Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Act 2010


19 May 2010

Table of Endnote References


chapter 04.480


chapter 04.480

[3] Schedule

substituted by R&O.45/2010; former schedule amended by R&O.8209, R&O.8304