Terrorism Suppression (Control Orders) Act 2019

7 Duty to have regard to specified aspects of evidence relied on


In determining whether evidence establishes or helps to establish compliance with section 6(1), the court must have regard to—


the source of that evidence; and


the validity, authenticity, and reliability of that evidence.


The subsection (1) duty also applies in respect of a determination of the validity, authenticity, and reliability of any conviction or other foreign country action at issue in terms of section 6(1)(c), (d), or (e).


This section does not limit or affect any other rules of law relating to the admission or use of evidence.

Section 7(1): amended, on 5 October 2021, by section 46 of the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 37).