Preliminary provisions

3 Purposes

The purposes of this Act are—

(a)

to reconstitute District Courts as a single court with divisions for a Family Court, a Youth Court, and a Disputes Tribunal; and

(b)

to provide for—

(i)

the constitution and jurisdiction of the court; and

(ii)

the practice and procedure of the court; and

(iii)

the selection, appointment, removal, and conditions of the judicial and other officers of the court; and

(c)

to make provision for any other related matters; and

(d)

to improve the transparency of court arrangements in a manner consistent with judicial independence.