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Thursday, 19 November 1959


Sir GARFIELD BARWICK (Parramatta) (Attorney-General) . - I move -

After sub-clause (1.), insert the following subclause: - " (1a.) The High Court may draw from the facts and the documents any inference, whether of fact or of law, which could have been drawn from them by the court by which the case was stated.".

This is purely a technical provision to ensure that the court can draw inferences of fact and of law.

Amendment agreed to.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 83 to 85 - by leave - taken together, and agreed to.

Clause 86 (Recognition of other decrees).







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