Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887

  • repealed
  • Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887, sections 3 and 5: ceased to have effect as part of the law of New Zealand, on 1 January 2004, by section 49(1) of the Supreme Court Act 2003 (2003 No 53).

Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887

Imperial Act70
Date of assent16 September 1887
  • Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887, sections 3 and 5: ceased to have effect as part of the law of New Zealand, on 1 January 2004, by section 49(1) of the Supreme Court Act 2003 (2003 No 53).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

Source: New Zealand Parliamentary Library, International Documents Collection.


An Act to amend the Appellate Jurisdiction Act, 1876.

  • Preamble

    Whereas it is expedient to amend the Appellate Jurisdiction Act, 1876.

3 Amendment of 3 & 4 Will 4, c 41
  • The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council as formed under the provisions of the first section of the Act of the third and fourth William the Fourth, chapter 41, intituled An Act for the better administration of Justice in His Majesty's Privy Council, shall include such members of Her Majesty's Privy Council as are for the time being holding or have held any of the offices in the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876, and this Act, described as high judicial offices.

5 Amendment of 39 & 40 Vict, c 59, s 25.
  • The expression high judicial office as defined in the twenty-fifth section of the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876, shall be deemed to include the office of a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary and the office of a member of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council.


Eprint notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1887 (Imp) that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint