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Evidence Amendment Bill 2008

Schedule 2 Other evidence amendments

   

Evidence Act 1995

1  Subsections 4(5), (5A) and (6)

Omit “in relation”.

2  Section 5

Omit “in relation”.

3  Paragraph 19(a)

Omit “Part III or IIIA”, substitute “Part 2, 2A, 3, 4 or 5”.

4  Paragraph 19(b)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (b)  an offence against section 374, 375, 376 or 389 of the Children and Young People Act 1999 of the Australian Capital Territory;

5  Paragraph 19(c)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (c)  an offence that is a domestic violence offence within the meaning of the Domestic Violence and Protection Orders Act 2001 of the Australian Capital Territory.

6  Section 25

Repeal the section (including the note).

7  Section 105

Repeal the section (including the note).

8  Subsection 108(2)

Repeal the subsection.

9  Subsection 110(4)

Repeal the subsection (including the note).

10  Subsection 182(1) (table)

Omit “telecommunications”, substitute “electronic communications”.

11  Subsection 182(1) (table)

Omit “Telexes”, substitute “Electronic communications”.

12  Subsection 186(1)

Omit “lawyer”, substitute “Australian lawyer”.

13  Application of amendments

The amendments made by this Schedule do not apply in relation to proceedings the hearing of which began before the commencement of this item.