The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 2) Rules 2017 come into force on 1 October 2017
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Find out more or request a free 1-week trial of The Family Court Practice. Please quote: 100482.The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 2) Rules 2017 come into force on 1 October 2017, amending Parts 3, 47, 52, 59, 78 and 83 of the Civil Procedure Rules 1998.
Among other amendments, the Civil Procedure Rules 1998 are amended to:
make clear the court’s power to require proceedings to be heard before a Divisional Court of the High Court (Part 3: The Court’s Case and Costs Management Powers);
refer to provision now made by Practice Direction 47 (Part 47: Procedure for Detailed Assessment of Costs and Default Provisions);
include a reference to the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014 and to make clear that 'rolled-up' hearings of applications for permission to appeal and the appeal remain possible (Part 52:Appeals);
require the court’s permission for issue of a writ of possession to enforce a notice of eviction under the Immigration Act 2014 (Part 83: Writs and Warrants – General Provisions).