Family Courts (Trans-Tasman Proceedings Act 2010) Amendment Rules 2013

2013/347

Family Courts (Trans-Tasman Proceedings Act 2010) Amendment Rules 2013

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 2nd day of September 2013

Present:
The Right Hon John Key presiding in Council

Pursuant to section 16A of the Family Courts Act 1980, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following rules.

Contents

1 Title

2 Commencement

3 Principal rules

4 Rule 8 amended (Interpretation)

5 Rule 43 amended (Appearance under protest to jurisdiction)

6 Rule 82 amended (Memorandum to be on front page with first document filed)

7 New rule 83A inserted (Authority of certain Australian solicitors in certain trans-Tasman proceedings: District Courts Rules 2009 apply)

8 Rule 102 amended (How documents to be served)

9 Rule 113 amended (Personal service: District Courts Rules 2009 apply)

10 Rule 119 amended (When and how documents under rule 118 to be treated as served)

11 New rule 121A and cross-heading inserted

12 Rule 130 amended (Service on absentee: District Courts Rules 2009 apply)

13 Rule 173A replaced (Leave to serve New Zealand subpoena on witness in Australia: District Courts Rules 2009 apply)

14 New rule 173CA inserted (Application to set aside New Zealand subpoena)

15 Rule 173E replaced (Evidence and submissions by remote appearance medium from Australia: District Courts Rules 2009 apply)

16 Schedule 1, form G 25 amended

17 Schedule 1, form G 26 amended

18 Schedule 1, form G 27 amended

19 Schedule 1, form G 28 amended

20 Schedule 6, form FP 17 amended

21 Schedule 7, form FP and TP 2 amended

Explanatory note

Administrative information