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Amendment to the Family Procedure Rules

These amended rules will come into effect on 6th April 2021.

  • Rule 3 amends rule 6.43 of the FPR which makes provision for cases where service is to be effected on a respondent outside of the United Kingdom.

    Rule 4 inserts a new rule 36.3 into the FPR to enable provisions of the FPR to be modified or disapplied by Practice Directions to address issues for the work of the courts arising from a public emergency.

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News, published: 22/02/2021

Published: 22/02/2021


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