This is a
translation of the
as in force on 1 January
This is not an
authoritative translation of the Law. Whilst it is believed to be correct, no
warranty is given that it is free of errors or omissions or that it is an
accurate translation of the French text. Accordingly, no liability is accepted
for any loss arising from its use.
LAW (1862) ON PROCEDURE BEFORE THE ROYAL
LAW abolishing the Court of Cattel, and laying down the order of
procedure before the Land Court (Cour
CONSIDERING that few cases come before the Court of Cattel, and that often several Terms
pass without a single case being dealt with therein; considering also that the
mode of bringing cases before the Land Court (Cour
d’Héritage) gives rise
to great inconvenience; the States have resolved, subject to the sanction of
Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, to enact the following Law –
La Court of Cattel
is hereby abolished with effect from 1st January1863.
Cases which were heard by this Court shall henceforth be
heard by the Land Court (Cour
In the future, in all cases, the Inferior Number shall be
composed only of the Bailiff and 2 Jurats.