Evidence (Videotaping of Child Complainants) Amendment Regulations 2005

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Evidence (Videotaping of Child Complainants) Amendment Regulations 2005

  • These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 August 2007, pursuant to regulation 50 Evidence Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/204). See section 51 of those Regulations as to the transitional provisions.


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Justice.


Pursuant to section 23I of the Evidence Act 1908, and, in relation to preliminary hearings, pursuant also to section 212 of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • (1) These regulations are the Evidence (Videotaping of Child Complainants) Amendment Regulations 2005.

    (2) In these regulations, the Evidence (Videotaping of Child Complainants) Regulations 19901 are called the principal regulations.

    These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 August 2007, pursuant to regulation 50 Evidence Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/204). See section 51 of those Regulations as to the transitional provisions.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 July 2005.

    These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 August 2007, pursuant to regulation 50 Evidence Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/204). See section 51 of those Regulations as to the transitional provisions.

3 Family Court Judge may request copy of videotape
  • (1) Regulation 11B(1)(a) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression Guardianship Act 1968, and substituting the expression Care of Children Act 2004.

    (2) Regulation 11B(1) of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (b), and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (b) a cultural, medical, psychiatric, or psychological report on the child under section 133 of the Care of Children Act 2004 to be prepared; or.

    (3) Regulation 11B(4)(a) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the words guardianship proceedings, and substituting the words proceedings under the Care of Children Act 2004.

    These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 August 2007, pursuant to regulation 50 Evidence Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/204). See section 51 of those Regulations as to the transitional provisions.

4 Transcripts accompanying copy of videotape
  • Regulation 11C(5)(a) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the words guardianship proceedings, and substituting the words proceedings under the Care of Children Act 2004.

    These Regulations were revoked, as from 1 August 2007, pursuant to regulation 50 Evidence Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/204). See section 51 of those Regulations as to the transitional provisions.

Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

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

These regulations, which come into force on 1 July 2005, amend the Evidence (Videotaping of Child Complainants) Regulations 1990. The amendments replace references to the Guardianship Act 1968 and its provisions with references to the Care of Children Act 2004 and its corresponding provisions.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 April 2005.


  • 1 SR 1990/164