CHAPTER 29:04
MAINTENANCE ORDERS ENFORCEMENT

 

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

 

   SECTION

 

 

 

   1.   Short title

 

   2.   Interpretation

 

   3.   Payments under maintenance order may be made through clerk of magistrate's court

 

   4.   Penalty for failure to comply with order and to notify change of address

 

 

Act 59, 1970.

An Act to make further provision for the enforcement of maintenance orders.

[Date of Commencement: 25th November, 1970]

 

1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Maintenance Orders Enforcement Act.

 

2.   Interpretation

   In this Act unless the context otherwise requires "order" means-

 

   (a)   any maintenance order made by the High Court;

 

   (b)   any order made under the Deserted Wives and Children Protection Act, and any order recognized and enforced under section 9 of that Act;

 

   (c)   any maintenance order registered or co

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