APPLICATION AND INTERPRETATION
1. These rules may be cited as the Magistrates Court (Civil) Rules, 2019.
Date of commencement and application
2. These rules shall (unless the Chief Justice earlier by notice in the Gazette specifies an earlier or later date of commencement) come into operation on the 1st February, 2019, and shall have effect in relation to all civil proceedings in a court, including so as is practicable proceedings pending on the date of commencement.