Rules of the Superior Courts
Amendment to: Order 12
S.I. No. 14 of 2007: Rules of the Superior courts (Statutory Applications and Appeals) 2007
1. The rules of the Rules of the Superior Courts are hereby amended by:
(ii) the insertion in Order 12, immediately following sub-rule (2) of rule 2, of the following:
“(2A) (a) A respondent in proceedings commenced by originating notice of motion pursuant to Order 84B or Order 84C, and to whom notice of such motion has been given, shall enter an appearance to such notice of motion in the Form No. 9 in Appendix A, Part II, within eight days after service of the notice of motion. Where a respondent is given notice of such motion after the date first fixed for the hearing of the notice of motion, he shall enter an appearance thereto within the time fixed by the Court for that purpose. A respondent in such proceedings shall not, without the leave of the Court, be entitled to be heard in such proceedings unless he has entered an appearance.
(b) Subject to paragraph (a), the provisions of rules 1, 3 to 8 inclusive, 10 to 13 inclusive, and 26, shall, as far as applicable and with any necessary modifications, apply to an appearance entered in accordance with this sub-rule.";
5. The form following shall be inserted in the Rules of the Superior Courts immediately following Form No. 8 in Appendix A, Part II.