Domestic Violence Amendment Rules (No 2) 2002

  • revoked
  • Domestic Violence Amendment Rules (No 2) 2002: revoked, on 1 July 2019, pursuant to section 259(2) of the Family Violence Act 2018 (2018 No 46).

Reprint as at 1 July 2019

Domestic Violence Amendment Rules (No 2) 2002

(SR 2002/260)

Domestic Violence Amendment Rules (No 2) 2002: revoked, on 1 July 2019, pursuant to section 259(2) of the Family Violence Act 2018 (2018 No 46).

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

These rules are administered in the Ministry of Justice.

Pursuant to section 126 of the Domestic Violence Act 1995, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following rules.

1 Title

(1)

These rules are the Domestic Violence Amendment Rules (No 2) 2002.

(2)

In these rules, the Domestic Violence Rules 19961 are called “the principal rules”.

2 Commencement

These rules come into force on 21 October 2002.

3 Application

Rule 2(2) of the principal rules is amended by inserting, after paragraph (a), the following paragraph:

(aa)

proceedings under the Act to which the Family Courts Rules 2002 apply, namely—

(i)

proceedings in a Family Court; and

(ii)

proceedings in a District Court acting under section 15 of the Family Courts Act 1980; or

4 Procedure on transfer of proceedings

Rule 81(3) of the principal rules is revoked.

5 Registration of foreign protection orders

Rule 91(a) of the principal rules is amended by omitting the words “the Family Court which is a division of”.

Marie Shroff,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the rules, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These rules, which come into force on 21 October 2002, amend the Domestic Violence Rules 1996 to—

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 19 September 2002.

Eprint notes
1 General

This is an eprint of the Domestic Violence Amendment Rules (No 2) 2002 that incorporates all the amendments to those rules as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 About this eprint

This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint

Family Violence Act 2018 (2018 No 46): section 259(2)

1 SR 1996/148