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Lunacy Rules 1935 (NI)

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This is a rule of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
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NORFOLK                            ISLAND



Lunacy Rules 1935


The Magistrates Court, Territory of Norfolk Island.

Rules of Court.

In pursuance of the powers vested in me by section 13(1) of the Lunacy Act 1932 I do order and direct in manner following ¾

Short title

      1.         These Rules may be cited as the Lunacy Rules 1935 and shall come into operation on the twelfth day of January 1935.


      2.         The general practice of the Supreme Court of the State of New South Wales in its equitable jurisdiction shall, so far as the same is applicable and not inconsistent with this Act, apply to all proceedings; provided always that the Chief Magistrate shall be sole judge as to whether and to what extent such Rules are applicable.





Made on 12 January 1935; notified in Commonwealth Gazette on 2 May 1935.


Note; whether or not these Rules remain in effect has been questioned.


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The Copyright Act 1968 of the Commonwealth of Australia permits certain reproduction and publication of this legislation.  For reproduction or publication beyond that permitted by the Act, written permission must be sought from the Legislative Counsel, Administration of Norfolk Island, Norfolk Island, South Pacific 2899.