S.M. 1989-90, c. 32
Bill 68, 2nd Session, 34th Legislature
The Court of Appeal Amendment Act
(Assented to March 8, 1990)
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 The Court of Appeal Act is amended in the manner set forth in this Act.
2 Section 12 is repealed and the following section is substituted:
12(1) The Chief Justice of Manitoba shall be responsible for the judicial functions of the court, including direction over sittings of the court and the assignment of judicial duties.
12(2) Subject to subsection (1), the court shall sit in The City of Winnipeg.
12(3) Subject to subsection (1) and the rules made as herein provided, the court, and the judges thereof respectively, may sit and act at any time for the transaction of any part of the business of the court or of the judges, or for the discharge of any duty that, by statute or otherwise, is required to be discharged.
3 Section 26 is amended by adding the following subsection:
26(5) After an appeal has been decided, a judge of the court may, on terms the judge considers appropriate, order that proceedings, including execution, in the cause or matter from which the appeal was taken be stayed in whole or in part.
4 Section 30 is repealed.
5 This Act comes into force on a day fixed by proclamation.