S C O T T I S H S T A T U T O R Y I N S T R U M E N T S
2009 No. 164
SHERIFF COURT
Act of Sederunt (Sheriff Court Rules Amendment) (Sections 25
to 29 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland)
Act 1990) 2009
Made – 24th April 2009
Coming into force – 20th May 2009
The Lords of Council and Session, under and by virtue of the powers conferred by section 32 of the Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1971(a) and of all other powers enabling them in that behalf, having approved draft rules submitted to them by the Sheriff Court Rules Council in accordance with section 34 of the said Act of 1971, do hereby enact and declare:
Citation, commencement and interpretation
1.
—(1) This Act of Sederunt—
(a) may be cited as the Act of Sederunt (Sheriff Court Rules Amendment) (Sections 25 to 29 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1990) 2009; and
(b) comes into force on 20th May 2009.
(2) This Act of Sederunt is to be inserted in the Books of Sederunt.
(3) In this Act of Sederunt—
“the Ordinary Cause Rules” means the First Schedule to the Sheriff Courts (Scotland) Act 1907(b);
“the Summary Application Rules” means the Act of Sederunt (Summary Applications, Statutory Applications and Appeals etc. Rules) 1999(c); “the Summary Cause Rules” means the Summary Cause Rules in Schedule 1 to the Act of Sederunt (Summary Cause Rules) 2002(d);
“the Small Claim Rules” means the Small Claim Rules in Schedule 1 to the Act of Sederunt (Small Claim Rules) 2002(a).