In these regulations, if not inconsistent with the context,—
Application includes a complaint; and applicant includes a complainant
Certified copy, in relation to an order of a Court, means a copy of the order certified by the proper officer of the Court to be a true copy
Cook Islands provisional order means an order made pursuant to Regulation 23 hereof
Judge includes every person exercising judicial powers in any overseas Court
Overseas Court means any Court in His Majesty's dominions (including New Zealand) or in any British protectorate, mandated territory, or place where His Majesty exercises judicial powers or in Western Samoa
Overseas Court: this definition was amended, as from 27 February 1967, by regulation 2 Cook Islands Maintenance Enforcement Regulations 1948, Amendment No 1 (SR 1967/24), by inserting the words
“or in Western Samoa”.
Overseas maintenance order means an order which is—
Overseas provisional order means an overseas maintenance order appearing from the terms thereof to be provisional, and to have no effect, or not to have complete effect, unless and until confirmed by some other Court.