Jersey Law 26/1997

 

CHEQUES (AMENDMENT No. 2) (JERSEY) LAW 1997

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A LAW     to amend further the Cheques (Jersey) Law 1957, sanctioned by Order of the Counsellors of State in Council of the

 

26th day of JUNE 1997

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(Registered on the 18th day of July 1997)

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STATES OF JERSEY

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The 18th day of February 1997

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THE STATES, subject to the sanction of Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the following Law –

ARTICLE 1

Article 3 of the Cheques (Jersey) Law 1957, as amended,1 shall be amended –

(a)     by being renumbered as paragraph (1) thereof; and

(b)     by the insertion after paragraph (1) of the following paragraph –

“(2)      For the purposes of paragraph (1) of this Article, a copy of a cheque to which that paragraph applies is evidence of the cheque if –

(a)     the copy is made by the banker in whose possession the cheque is after presentment; and

(b)     it is certified by him to be a true copy of the original.”.

ARTICLE 2

This Law may be cited as the Cheques (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Law 1997.

 

C.M. NEWCOMBE

 

Deputy Greffier of the States.



1        Tome VII, page 738.


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