The Commissioners for Oaths (Prescribed Bodies) Regulations 1995

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Published: 1995-07-04

Statutory Instruments
1995 No. 1676

OATHS
LEGAL SERVICES
The Commissioners for Oaths (Prescribed Bodies) Regulations 1995

Made
4th July 1995

Laid before Parliament
4th July 1995

Coming into force
31st July 1995

The Lord Chancellor, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 113(1) and 119(1) of the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990(1), hereby makes the following Regulations:—

1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Commissioners for Oaths (Prescribed Bodies) Regulations 1995 and shall come into force on 31st July 1995.

2.  The Institute of Legal Executives shall be a prescribed body for the purposes of section 113 of the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990 (administration of oaths and taking of affidavits).

Mackay of Clashfern , C.
Dated 4th July 1995

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations)
These Regulations recognise the Institute of Legal Executives as a prescribed body for the purposes of section 113 of the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990 and thus empower members of that Institute to act as commissioners for oaths.

(1)
1990 c. 41. Section 119(1) is an interpretation provision and is cited because of the meanings assigned to the words “member” and “prescribed”.
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