Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
 Download Full Day's HansardDownload Full Day's Hansard    View Or Save XMLView/Save XML

Previous Fragment    Next Fragment
Friday, 14 October 1904

Mr EWING asked the Prime Minister, upon notice -

If he will' lay upon the table of the House a return showing the amount of work performed by the High Court during the first year of its existence, viz. : -

(a)   A list of the cases heard, with a very brief indication of the nature of each case ;

(b)   A list of the cases awaiting hearing, with similar details;

(c)   What has been about the average period taken in dealing with an appeal by the High Court ;

(d)   What was approximately the period which an appeal to the Privy Council involved before the decision was registered in the local courts?

Mr REID - I should like the honorable member to move for the production of the information he desires, in the shape of a return.

Suggest corrections