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C.C.S.M. c. J21
THE CANADA - UNITED KINGDOM JUDGMENTS ENFORCEMENT ACT
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HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 In this Act, "convention" means the Convention for the Reciprocal Recognition and Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters set out in the Schedule hereto.
2 From and after January 1, 1987, the convention is in force in the province and the provisions thereof are law in the province.
3 Her Majesty's Court of Queen's Bench for Manitoba is the court to which application for registration of a judgment given by a court of the United Kingdom may be made.
4 The Lieutenant Governor in Council may make such regulations as are necessary to carry out the intent and purpose of this Act.
5 Where there is a conflict between this Act and any other enactment, this Act prevails.