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Supreme Court Act, 1959 (Act No. 59 of 1959)

7. Circuit local divisions


(1) The judge president of a provincial division may by notice in the Gazette divide the area under the jurisdiction of that division into circuit districts, and may from time to time by like notice alter the boundaries of any such district.


(2) In each such district there shall be held at least twice in every year and at such times and places as may be determined by the judge president concerned, a court which shall be presided over by a judge of the division in which that district is situated.


(3) Any such court shall be known as the circuit local division for the district in question and shall for all purposes be deemed to be a local division.


(4) [Deleted by s. 4 (b) of Act 15 of 1969.]