Coroners Act 2006

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97 Further inquiry if sufficient reason


If satisfied that 1 or more inquiries have been conducted into a death but another should be conducted because of fraud, rejection of evidence, irregularity of proceedings, or discovery of new facts, or for any other sufficient reason, the Solicitor-General or the High Court may order another to be opened; and in that case another must be opened and conducted.


This section is subject to clause 17 of Schedule 3.

Compare: 1988 No 111 ss 38(2), 40(3)