Report No. 111
(1) The Fatal Accidents Act, 1855 is hereby repealed.
(2) Without prejudice to the generality of the provisions of section 6 of the General Clauses Act, 1897, nothing in this section shall effect the applicability of the Fatal Accidents Act, 1855 to a cause of action arising on a death which occurred before the commencement of this Act.1
1. See para. 3.2.