Marriage and Civil
Status (Amendment) (Jersey) Law 2008
A LAW to amend the Marriage and Civil
Status (Jersey) Law 2001.
Adopted by the
States 22nd November 2007
Order of Her Majesty in Council 12th February 2008
Registered by the
Royal Court 22nd
THE STATES, subject to the sanction of Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have
adopted the following Law –
In this Law “the principal Law” means the Marriage and
Civil Status (Jersey) Law 2001.
Article 5 of the principal Law is repealed.
In Article 8 of the principal Law –
paragraph (4) for the words “Subject to paragraphs (5) and (6)”
there is substituted the words “Subject to paragraph (5)”; and
(6) is deleted.
Article 35(4) of the principal Law is deleted.
In Schedule 3 to the principal Law paragraph 2 is deleted.
Law may be cited as the Marriage and Civil Status (Amendment) (Jersey) Law
shall come into force 7 days after it is registered.
m.n. de la haye
Greffier of the States