194A Assault on person in family relationship

(1)

Everyone is liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 2 years who—

(a)

assaults another person; and

(b)

is, or has been, in a family relationship with that other person.

(2)

In subsection (1), family relationship has the same meaning as in section 12 of the Family Violence Act 2018.

(3)

[Repealed]

Section 194A: inserted, on 3 December 2018, by section 25(1) of the Family Violence (Amendments) Act 2018 (2018 No 47).

Section 194A(3): repealed, on 1 July 2019, pursuant to section 25(2) of the Family Violence (Amendments) Act 2018 (2018 No 47).