Judicial Committee Act 1833

  • repealed
  • Judicial Committee Act 1833, sections 1, 3, 5, 6–9, 11–13, 15–21, 23, 24, and 28: 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).
1 Certain persons to form a committee, to be styled The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council
  • That the President for the time being of His Majesty's Privy Council, the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain for the time being, and such of the members of His Majesty's Privy Council as shall from time to time hold any of the offices following, that is to say, the Office of Lord Keeper or First Lord Commissioner of the Great Seal of Great Britain, and also all persons members of His Majesty's Privy Council who shall have been President thereof, or shall have held any of the other offices herein-before mentioned, shall form a committee of His Majesty's said Privy Council, and shall be styled The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council: Provided nevertheless, that it shall be lawful for His Majesty from time to time, as and when he shall think fit, by his Sign Manual, to appoint any 2 other persons, being Privy Councillors, to be members of the said Committee.

    Section 1 was amended by section 1 Statute Law Revision Act 1874 (37 & 38 Vict., c 35) and section 1 Statute Law Revision Act (No 2) 1888 (51 & 52 Vict., c 57).