Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Amendment Act 2020


Tasmanian Crest
Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Amendment Act 2020

An Act to amend the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 , the Criminal Code Act 1924 and the Legal Aid Commission Act 1990

[Royal Assent 17 November 2020]

Be it enacted by Her Excellency the Governor of Tasmania, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and House of Assembly, in Parliament assembled, as follows:

PART 1 - Preliminary

1.   Short title

This Act may be cited as the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Amendment Act 2020 .

2.   Commencement

This Act commences on 1 March 2021.
PART 2 - Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 Amended

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001 .
PART 3 - Criminal Code Act 1924 Amended

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Criminal Code Act 1924 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Criminal Code Act 1924 .
PART 4 - Legal Aid Commission Act 1990 Amended

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Legal Aid Commission Act 1990 .

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The amendments effected by this Part have been incorporated into the authorised version of the Legal Aid Commission Act 1990 .
PART 5 - Repeal of Act

22.   Repeal of Act

This Act is repealed on the first anniversary of the day on which it commenced.