District Courts Amendment Rules 2005

  • revoked
  • District Courts Amendment Rules 2005: revoked, on 1 November 2009, pursuant to rule 17.1 of the District Courts Rules 2009 (SR 2009/257).

Reprint
as at 1 November 2009

District Courts Amendment Rules 2005

(SR 2005/119)

  • District Courts Amendment Rules 2005: revoked, on 1 November 2009, pursuant to rule 17.1 of the District Courts Rules 2009 (SR 2009/257).


Note

Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

These rules are administered in the Ministry of Justice.


Pursuant to section 122 of the District Courts Act 1947, Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, and with the concurrence of the Chief District Court Judge and at least 2 members of the Rules Committee established under section 51B of the Judicature Act 1908 (of whom at least 1 is a District Court Judge), makes the following rules.

1 Title
  • (1) These rules are the District Courts Amendment Rules 2005.

    (2) In these rules, the District Courts Rules 19921 are called the principal rules.

2 Commencement
  • These rules come into force on 23 May 2005.

3 Liquidated demand
  • (1) Rule 463 of the principal rules is amended by revoking paragraph (b), and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (b) costs and disbursements of an amount fixed by the Registrar.

    (2) Rule 463 of the principal rules is amended by adding, as subclauses (2) and (3), the following subclauses:

    • (2) If the plaintiff claims costs and disbursements, the plaintiff must file a memorandum setting out the amount claimed and how that amount is calculated, together with any submissions in support of the claim.

    • (3) Every Registrar has the jurisdiction and powers of the Court under these rules to fix costs and disbursements under subclause (1)(b).

    Compare: High Court Rules, r 460(1)(b), (2), (3)

4 Notice of proceeding (general)
  • Form 4 of Schedule 1 of the principal rules is amended by omitting the words The plaintiff claims the sum of $ for costs of and incidental to issuing this proceeding.

Martin Bell,

Acting for Clerk of the Executive Council.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the District Courts Amendment Rules 2005. It incorporates all the amendments to the order as at 1 November 2009. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007.

    Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions are also included, after the principal enactment, in chronological order. For more information, see http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/reprints/.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint has not been officialised. For more information about officialisation, please see Making online legislation official under Status of legislation on this site in the About section of this website.

3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • District Courts Rules 2009 (SR 2009/257): rule 17.1


  • 1 SR 1992/109