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This Proclamation fixes 1 July 2006 as the day on and after which proceedings set out in subsection 39(6) of the Family Law Act 1975 may not be instituted in, or transferred to, a court of summary jurisdiction in the Perth metropolitian region, other than the Magistrates Court of Western Australia constituted by a Family Law Magistrate.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 28
Registered 15 Jun 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR19-Jun-2006
Tabled Senate19-Jun-2006

Jurisdiction of Courts of Summary Jurisdiction (Matrimonial Causes) Proclamation 2006

I, PROFESSOR MARIE BASHIR, AC, CVO, Administrator of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make this Proclamation under subsections 39 (7) and (7A) of the Family Law Act 1975.

Signed and sealed with the
Great Seal of
Australia
on
14 June 2006

MARIE BASHIR

Administrator

By Her Excellency’s Command

PHILIP RUDDOCK


  

  

1              Name of Proclamation

                This Proclamation is the Jurisdiction of Courts of Summary Jurisdiction (Matrimonial Causes) Proclamation 2006.

2              Commencement

                This Proclamation commences on 1 July 2006.

3              Revocation

                The Proclamation made on 6 November 1996 under subsection 39 (7) of the Act is revoked.

4              Definitions

                In this Proclamation:

Act means the Family Law Act 1975.

Perth metropolitan region means the region described in the Third Schedule to the Metropolitan Region Town Planning Scheme Act 1959 (Western Australia).

5              Jurisdiction of Courts of Summary Jurisdiction

                On and after 1 July 2006, the proceedings set out in subsection 39 (6) of the Act may not be instituted in, or transferred to, a court of summary jurisdiction in the Perth metropolitan region, other than the Magistrates Court of Western Australia constituted by a Family Law Magistrate of Western Australia.