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PRELIMINARY

REFERENCES BY CONSENT OUT OF COURT

REFERENCES UNDER ORDER OF COURT

GENERAL

FIRST SCHEDULE Provisions to be Implied in Arbitration Agreements

SECOND SCHEDULE Matters in Respect of Which the Court May Make Orders

THIRD SCHEDULE Provisions of the Act Which Do Not Apply to Statutory Arbitrations

Legislative History

 
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On 20/10/2017, you requested the version in force on 30/03/1987 incorporating all amendments published on or before 21/03/2017.
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Arbitration Act
(CHAPTER 10)

(Original Enactment: Ordinance 14 of 1953)

REVISED EDITION 1985
(30th March 1987)
An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to arbitration.
[4th May 1953]
PRELIMINARY
Short title
1.  This Act may be cited as the Arbitration Act.
Interpretation
2.  In this Act, unless there is something repugnant in the subject or context —
“action” includes any proceeding in a court of law;
“arbitration agreement” means a written agreement to submit present or future differences to arbitration, whether an arbitrator is named therein or not;
“award” includes an interim award;
“court” means the High Court;
“Rules of Court” means rules made or deemed to have been made under section 80 of the Supreme Court of Judicature Act [Cap. 322].