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Federal Magistrates Court Rules 2001

Authoritative Version
SR 2001 No. 195 Rules/Court & Tribunal Rules as amended, taking into account amendments up to Federal Magistrates Court Amendment Rules 2011 (No. 1)
Principal Rules
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 19 Jul 2011
Start Date 11 Jul 2011
End Date 31 Jul 2011
Date of repeal 01 Sep 2021
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2021
Table of contents.

Federal Magistrates Court Rules 2001

Statutory Rules 2001 No. 195 as amended

made under the

This compilation was prepared on 11 July 2011
taking into account amendments up to SLI 2011 No. 133

The text of any of those amendments not in force
on that date is appended in the Notes section

This Document has been split in two volumes

Volume 1 contains Chapters 1–7

Volume 2 contains Schedules 1, 3–5, Dictionary and the Notes

Prepared by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing
Attorney‑General’s Department, Canberra


Contents

Schedule 1                  Costs                                                                             3

Part 1                             Family law and general federal law proceedings                3

Part 2                             Migration proceedings                                                     5

                        1      Proceedings that are concluded                                       5

                        2      Proceedings that are discontinued                                   5

Schedule 3                  Family Law Rules and Federal Court Rules applied       6

Part 1                             Family Law Rules 2004                                                    6

Part 2                             Federal Court Rules                                                         6

Dictionary                                                                                                     7

Notes                                                                                                          10

 


Schedule 1        Costs

(rules 21.10, 21.16 and 44.15)

  

Note   The amounts in this Schedule include GST.

Part 1          Family law and general federal law proceedings

Work performed

Family law amount

General federal law amount

Stage 1: Initiating or opposing application up to completion of first court day

 

 

Lump sum
Plus: Court attendance

$1 873.00
Daily hearing fee

$2 500.00
Daily hearing fee

Stage 1A: Initiating or opposing application which includes interim orders (other than procedural orders) up to completion of first court day

 

 

Lump sum
Plus: Court attendance

$2 341.00
Daily hearing fee

$3 128.00
Daily hearing fee

Stage 2: Interim or summary hearing — as a discrete event

 

 

(This stage applies to an interim application, or a summary proceeding of a type not otherwise addressed in this fee structure. It does not include the stage 1 or 1A component.)

 

 

Lump sum
Plus: Court attendance

$1 559.00
Daily hearing fee

$1 559.00
Daily hearing fee

Stage 3: Up to and including conciliation conference

 

 

Lump sum

$1 559.00

Not applicable

Stage 4: Dispute resolution litigation intervention

 

 

Lump sum

$1 559.00

$2 623.00

Stage 5: Preparation for final hearing

 

 

For a 1 day matter:

 

 

Lump sum

$3 990.00

$5 623.00

For a 2 day matter:

 

 

Lump sum
Preparation each additional hearing day

$4 948.00
$1 059.00

$8 448.00
$1 777.00

Stage 6: Final hearing costs for solicitor

 

 

Attendance at hearing
To take judgement and explain orders

Daily hearing fee
$255.00

Daily hearing fee
$255.00

Additional events

 

 

Stage 7: Application for family law location, recovery or enforcement of an order

 

 

(This stage applies to an application where there is an existing court order.)

 

 

Lump sum
Court attendance

$793.00
Daily hearing fee

Not applicable

Advocacy loading

 

 

Increase relevant daily hearing fee

50%

50%

Daily hearing fee

 

 

Short mention
Half‑day hearing
Full‑day hearing

$255.00
$936.00
$1 873.00

$255.00
$936.00
$1 873.00

Disbursements

 

 

Court fees and other fees and payments, to the extent that they have been reasonably incurred

 

 

Photocopying per page

$0.67

$0.67

Agents fees/travelling costs

 

 

Increase lump sum fee by

$527.00

$527.00

2 hours travel is the benchmark. There is no entitlement to an increase in lump sum for under 2 hours travel time.

 

 

Part 2          Migration proceedings

1              Proceedings that are concluded

                For subrule 44.15 (1), the costs are:

                (a)    if the proceeding is concluded at or before the first court date for the proceeding —$1 250; or

               (b)    if the proceeding is concluded after the first court date for the proceeding and at or before the hearing under rule 44.12 or other interlocutory hearing — $3 123; or

                (c)    if the proceeding is concluded at a final hearing — $6 240.

2              Proceedings that are discontinued

                For subrule 44.15 (2), the costs are:

                (a)    if the notice of discontinuance is filed and served at least 14 days before the first court date for the proceeding — $622; or

               (b)    if the notice of discontinuance is filed and served within the period beginning 14 days before the first court date for the proceeding and ending 15 days before the hearing under rule 44.12 or other interlocutory hearing — $1 559; or

                (c)    if the notice of discontinuance is filed and served within the period beginning 14 days before the hearing under rule 44.12 or other interlocutory hearing and ending 15 days before the final hearing — $3 123; or

               (d)    in any other case — $4 368.

Schedule 3        Family Law Rules and Federal Court Rules applied

(rule 1.05)

Part 1          Family Law Rules 2004

·        rules 1.19 and 1.20

·        Part 2.2

·        Part 2.3

·        rules 4.08 to 4.10

·        Part 6.5

·        rule 16.10

·        Part 21.2

·        Part 23.1

·        rule 24.11.

Part 2          Federal Court Rules

·        Order 8

·        Order 11

·        Order 12

·        Order 23 (except rules 14 and 15)

·        Order 27, rule 4

·        Order 35 (except rule 7)

·        Order 35A

·        Order 58, Part III, Division 2

·        Order 63.

 


Dictionary

(rule 1.04)

  

Act means the Federal Magistrates Act 1999.

address for service, for a party means the address for service given by the party in accordance with rule 6.01.

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act means the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975.

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act means the Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977.

answers to specific questions includes interrogatories.

application in a case means an application that is made in a proceeding which has already been started under these Rules and that is an application for:

(a)    an interim order; or

(b)    a procedural order; or

(c)    an ancillary order; or

(d)   an interlocutory order; or

(e)    any other incidental order relating to an application or order.

appropriate registry, for a proceeding, means the registry in which the application starting the proceeding is filed or, if the proceeding is transferred to another registry, that registry.

approved form, for a provision of these Rules, means a form approved by the Chief Federal Magistrate under subrule 2.04 (1A) for the provision.

Assessment Act means the Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989.

authenticate, in relation to an order of the Court, means to sign and seal the order.

authorised Registrar, in relation to a provision of these Rules, means a Registrar authorised in writing by the Chief Executive Officer to exercise the powers or perform the functions of an authorised Registrar under that provision.

Child Support Agency means the part of the Department of Family and Community Services known by that name that administers the Assessment Act and the Registration Act.

child support agreement has the meaning given by section 81 of the Assessment Act.

child support proceeding means a proceeding under the Assessment Act or the Registration Act.

Child Support Registrar means the Child Support Registrar under section 10 of the Registration Act.

corporation includes any artificial person other than an organisation.

Court means the Federal Magistrates Court.

discontinuance, in relation to a proceeding, includes withdrawal from the proceeding.

discovery means an obligation to disclose.

electronic communication means a communication of information in the form of data, text or images by means of guided or unguided electromagnetic energy, including an email or an email attachment.

eligible carer has the meaning given by section 7B of the Assessment Act.

enter, in relation to an order, means to take out or authenticate the order.

Fair Work Australia has the meaning given by section 12 of the Fair Work Act 2009.

Family Law Act means the Family Law Act 1975.

family law proceeding means a proceeding under the Family Law Act.

Family Law Regulations means the Family Law Regulations 1984 made under the Family Law Act.

Family Law Rules means the Family Law Rules 2004 made under the Family Law Act.

Family Law Rules 1984 means the Family Law Rules 1984 made under the Family Law Act, as in force on 28 March 2004.

Federal Court Rules means the Federal Court Rules made under the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976.

financial matter includes a proceeding under section 79, 79A or 90SM of the Family Law Act.

general federal law proceeding means a proceeding other than a family law or child support proceeding.

Human Rights Act means the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986.

independent children’s lawyer means a child representative approved under section 68L of the Family Law Act.

information sheet means the relevant information sheet approved by an authorised Registrar.

lawyer means a legal practitioner who is entitled to practise in the Court.

marriage certificate means:

(a)     a certificate of marriage or a certified copy of the certificate; or

(b)     a certified copy of:

(i)    the entry of a marriage in a Register of Marriages; or

(ii)   an extract of the entry of a marriage.

minor means a person under the age of 18 years.

parenting order has the meaning given by subsection 64B (1) of the Family Law Act.

party means an applicant, respondent or other person included as a party to a proceeding.

Registration Act means the Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988.

Regulations means the Federal Magistrates Regulations 2000.

service by hand means personal service.

SSAT means the Social Security Appeals Tribunal.

the Court or a Federal Magistrate includes a Federal Magistrate sitting in Chambers.

Tribunal means the Administrative Appeals Tribunal.


Notes to the Federal Magistrates Court Rules 2001

Note 1

The Federal Magistrates Court Rules 2001 (in force under the Federal Magistrates Act 1999) as shown in this compilation comprise Statutory Rules 2001 No. 195 amended as indicated in the Tables below.

For all relevant information pertaining to application, saving or transitional provisions see Table A.

Table of Instruments

Year and
number

Date of notification
in Gazette or FRLI registration

Date of
commencement

Application, saving or
transitional provisions

2001 No. 195

13 July 2001

30 July 2001

 

2002 No. 80

18 Apr 2002

18 Apr 2002

2003 No. 272

31 Oct 2003

3 Nov 2003

R. 4

2004 No. 54

26 Mar 2004

29 Mar 2004

2005 No. 263

21 Nov 2005 (see F2005L03610)

1 Dec 2005 (see r. 2)

2006 No. 2

6 Feb 2006 (see F2006L00314)

6 Feb 2006

2007 No. 179

26 June 2007 (see F2007L01823)

27 June 2007

2008 No. 10

29 Feb 2008 (see F2008L00640)

1 Mar 2008

2008 No. 215

29 Oct 2008 (see F2008L04169)

30 Oct 2008

2009 No. 55

6 Apr 2009 (see F2009L01212)

7 Apr 2009

2009 No. 160

29 June 2009 (see F2009L02510)

1 July 2009

2009 No. 316

20 Nov 2009 (see F2009L04279)

Rr. 1–3 and Schedule 1:
30 Nov 2009
Schedule 2: (a)

2011 No. 133

8 July 2011 (see F2011L01456)

Rr. 1–3 and Schedule 1: 11 July 2011
Schedule 2: (b)
Schedule 3: (see r. 2 (c) and Note 2)

(a)    Rule 2 (b) of SLI 2009 No. 316 provides as follows:

         These Rules commence as follows:

         (b)     immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 — Schedule 2.

         Schedule 1 commences on 30 November 2009.

(b)    Schedule 2 of SLI 2011 No. 133 provides as follows:

         These Rules commence as follows:

         (b)     immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 — Schedule 2.

         Schedule 2 commences on 11 July 2011.

 

Table of Amendments

ad. = added or inserted      am. = amended      rep. = repealed      rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

Chapter 1

 

Part 1

 

R. 1.05....................................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2004 No. 54; 2006 No. 2; 2011 No. 133

R. 1.06....................................

am. 2002 No. 80

Part 2

 

Division 2.2

 

R. 2.01....................................

am. 2008 No. 215; 2011 No. 133

R. 2.03....................................

am. 2008 No. 215; 2011 No. 133

R. 2.04....................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 2.05....................................

am. 2007 No. 179; 2008 No. 215; 2011 No. 133

Note to r. 2.05 (3).................

am. 2011 No. 133

R. 2.06....................................

am. 2003 No. 272

 

rs. 2011 No. 133

R. 2.07....................................

rs. 2008 No. 215

 

am. 2009 No. 316\

R. 2.07A.................................

ad. 2008 No. 215

 

am. 2011 No. 133

R. 2.07B.................................

ad. 2008 No. 215

 

am. 2011 No. 133

Division 2.3

 

R. 2.08....................................

am. 2002 No. 80

 

rs. 2008 No. 215

 

am. 2009 No. 55; 2011 No. 133

Division 2.4

 

Div. 2.4 of Part 2..................

ad. 2008 No. 215

R. 2.09....................................

ad. 2008 No. 215

R. 2.10....................................

ad. 2008 No. 215

R. 2.11....................................

ad. 2008 No. 215

Part 4

 

R. 4.01....................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 4.03....................................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2007 No. 179

R. 4.05.................................... .............................................

am. 2007 No. 179; 2009 No. 160; 2011 No. 133

R. 4.06....................................

am. 2006 No. 2

 

rep. 2007 No. 179

R. 4.07....................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 4.08....................................

ad. 2007 No. 179

Part 5

 

R. 5.02....................................

rs. 2007 No. 179

R. 5.03....................................

am. 2003 No. 272

Part 6

 

Division 6.1

 

R. 6.01....................................

am. 2006 No. 2; 2007 No. 179; 2008 No. 215

R. 6.03....................................

am. 2007 No. 179; 2009 No. 55

R. 6.05....................................

am. 2006 No. 2

 

rs. 2007 No. 179

Division 6.2

 

R. 6.07....................................

am. 2002 No. 80

R. 6.08....................................

am. 2002 No. 80

Division 6.4

 

Heading to Div. 6.4..............

rs. 2006 No. 2

R. 6.14....................................

am. 2006 No. 2

R. 6.15....................................

am. 2006 No. 2

R. 6.19....................................

ad. 2007 No. 179

Part 8

 

R. 8.02....................................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2008 No. 215

R. 8.03....................................

rs. 2004 No. 54

Part 9

 

R. 9.01....................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 9.02....................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 9.03....................................

am. 2008 No. 215

Part 10

 

Division 10.1

 

R. 10.01.................................

am. 2006 No. 2

Division 10.2

 

Heading to Div. 10.2...........

rs. 2007 No. 179

Heading to r. 10.04..............

rs. 2007 No. 179

R. 10.04.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Note 1 to r. 10.04.................

am. 2007 No. 179

 

rs. 2011 No. 133

Note 2 to r. 10.04.................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2011 No. 133

 

rs. 2011 No. 133

Note 3 to r. 10.04.................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2007 No. 179; 2011 No. 133

 

rs. 2011 No. 133

Note 4 to r. 10.04.................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2011 No. 133

 

rs. 2011 No. 133

Note 5 to r. 10.04.................

ad. 2011 No. 133

R. 10.05.................................

am. 2007 No. 179; 2011 No. 133

Division 10.3

 

R. 10.06.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

Part 11

 

Division 11.2

 

R. 11.08.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 11.12.................................

rs. 2011 No. 133

R. 11.13.................................

am. 2009 No. 55

Part 12

 

R. 12.03.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 12.03A...............................

ad. 2007 No. 179

R. 12.05.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Part 13

 

Division 13.1

 

Heading to Div. 13.1...........

rs. 2008 No. 215

R. 13.01.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Division 13.1A

 

Heading to Div. 13.1A.........

ad. 2008 No. 215

Heading to r. 13.03..............

rs. 2003 No. 272

R. 13.03.................................

am. 2003 No. 272

 

rs. 2008 No. 215

R. 13.03A...............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

 

rs. 2006 No. 2; 2008 No. 215

R. 13.03B...............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

 

rs. 2008 No. 215

Note to r. 13.03B..................

rep. 2007 No. 179

R. 13.03C..............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

 

rs. 2008 No. 215

R. 13.03D..............................

ad. 2008 No. 215

Division 13.2

 

R. 13.04A...............................

ad. 2011 No. 133

Division 13.3

 

R. 13.06.................................

rep. 2003 No. 272

Heading to r. 13.07..............

rs. 2003 No. 272

R. 13.07.................................

am. 2005 No. 263

R. 13.09.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 13.10.................................

rs. 2003 No. 272; 2005 No. 263

R. 13.11.................................

am. 2008 No. 215; 2009 No. 55

Note to r. 13.11 (6)...............

ad. 2003 No. 272

R. 13.12.................................

ad. 2011 No. 133

Part 14

 

Division 14.2

 

R. 14.11.................................

am. 2002 No. 80

Part 15

 

Note to heading to Part 15.

ad. 2007 No. 179

Division 15.1

 

Heading to r. 15.02..............

am. 2009 No. 55

R. 15.02.................................

am. 2009 No. 55

R. 15.05.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

Division 15.2

 

R. 15.06A...............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

R. 15.09.................................

am. 2003 No. 272

Division 15.4

 

Heading to r. 15.27..............

rs. 2008 No. 215

R. 15.27.................................

am. 2008 No. 215

R. 15.29A...............................

ad. 2006 No. 2

Division 15.5

 

R. 15.31.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Part 15A

 

Heading to Div. 15.3
Renumbered Part 15A....


2009 No. 316

Division 15A.1

 

Heading to Div. 15A.1.........

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.13A...............................

ad. 2006 No. 2

Renumbered r. 15A.01....

2009 No. 316

Heading to r. 15A.01...........

rs. 2009 No. 316

R, 15A.01...............................

am. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.13.................................

am. 2006 No. 2; 2007 No. 179

Renumbered r. 15A.02....

2009 No. 316

R. 15A.02...............................

am. 2009 No. 316

R. 15A.03...............................

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.14.................................

 

Renumbered r. 15A.04....

2009 No. 316

R. 15A.04...............................

am. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.15.................................

 

Renumbered r. 15A.05....

2009 No. 316

R. 15A.05...............................

am. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.16.................................

am. 2006 No. 2; 2009 No. 55

Renumbered r. 15A.06....

2009 No. 316

R. 15A.06...............................

am. 2009 No. 316

Note to r. 15.16 (1)...............

ad. 2006 No. 2

R. 15.17.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

Renumbered r. 15A.07....

2009 No. 316

R. 15.17A...............................

ad. 2006 No. 2

Renumbered r. 15A.08....

2009 No. 316

R. 15.18.................................

 

Renumbered r. 15A.09....

2009 No. 316

R. 15.19.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

Renumbered r. 15A.10....

2009 No. 316

R. 15A.10...............................

am. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.20.................................

am. 2006 No. 2

Renumbered r. 15A.11....

2009 No. 316

Division 15A.2

 

Div. 15A.2 of Part 15A........

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15A.12...............................

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15A.13...............................

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15A.14...............................

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15A.15...............................

ad. 2009 No. 316

 

rs. 2011 No. 133

R. 15.21.................................

am. 2006 No. 2

 

rep. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.22.................................

am. 2009 No. 55

 

rep. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.23.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

Renumbered r. 15A.16....

2009 No. 316

Division 15A.3

 

Heading to Div. 15A.3.........

ad. 2009 No. 316

R. 15.24

 

Renumbered r. 15A.17....

2009 No. 316

Part 16

 

Note to r. 16.05 (3)...............

rs. 2006 No. 2

R. 16.08.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2011 No. 133

Part 19

 

R. 19.02.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Part 20

 

Heading to Part 20..............

rs. 2003 No. 272

Division 20.1

 

Heading to Div. 20.1...........

ad. 2003 No. 272

R. 20.00A...............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

 

am. 2006 No. 2; 2008 No. 10

 

rs. 2008 No. 215

 

am. 2009 No. 55; 2011 No. 133

Note to r. 20.00A..................

rep. 2011 No. 133

 

ad. 2011 No. 133

Note to r. 20.00A (2)............

ad. 2007 No. 179

 

rep. 2008 No. 215

R. 20.00B...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

 

rep. 2007 No. 179

Division 20.2

 

Heading to Div. 20.2...........

ad. 2003 No. 272

R. 20.01.................................

am. 2003 No. 272; 2006 No. 2; 2011 No. 133

R. 20.02.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Part 21

 

Division 21.1

 

R. 21.01.................................

am. 2007 No. 179

Note to r. 21.01.....................

am. 2002 No. 80

Division 21.2

 

R. 21.02.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

R. 21.06.................................

rep. 2002 No. 80

R. 21.08.................................

am. 2002 No. 80

Heading to Subdiv. 21.3.1.
of Part 21

rep. 2002 No. 80

Division 21.3

 

R. 21.09.................................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2004 No. 54

Note to r. 21.09 (3)...............

rs. 2003 No. 272

R. 21.10.................................

am. 2002 No. 60; 2005 No. 263

Note to r. 21.10.....................

ad. 2002 No. 80

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

Heading to r. 21.11..............

rs. 2002 No. 80

R. 21.11.................................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2003 No. 272; 2004 No. 54

R. 21.13.................................

am. 2009 No. 55

R. 21.16.................................

am. 2003 No. 272; 2005 No. 263

Subdiv. 21.3.2 to Part 21....

rep. 2002 No. 80

Rr. 21.17–21.19...................

rep. 2002 No. 80

Chapter 2

 

Heading to Chapt. 2............

am. 2002 No. 80

Part 23

 

Heading to Part 23..............

rs. 2007 No. 179

Notes 1-3 to heading to Part 23................................

rep. 2007 No. 179

Note to heading to Part 23.

ad. 2007 No. 179

Division 23.1

 

Heading to Div. 23.1...........

rs. 2007 No. 179

Note to Heading to..............
Div. 23.1

rep. 2004 No. 54

R. 23.01A...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

 

am. 2007 No. 179; 2009 No. 55

R. 23.01.................................

rs. 2007 No. 179

Division 23.2

 

Div. 23.2 of Part 23..............

rs. 2007 No. 179

R. 23.02.................................

rs. 2007 No. 179

Note to r. 23.02.....................

am. 2002 No. 80

 

rep. 2007 No. 179

Part 24

 

R. 24.01A...............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

R. 24.02.................................

rs. 2003 No. 272

 

am. 2004 No. 54; 2007 No. 179

R. 24.03.................................

am. 2003 No. 272

R. 24.04.................................

am. 2003 No. 272

R. 24.07.................................

ad. 2003 No. 272

 

am. 2009 No. 55

Part 25

 

Note to Heading to Part 25

rep. 2004 No. 54

Part 25...................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

Division 25.1

 

R. 25.01.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.02.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

R. 25.03.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.04.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.05.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.06.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

R. 25.07.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

Division 25.2

 

R. 25.08.................................

am. 2004 No. 54

 

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.09.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

rep. 2007 No. 179

Heading to r. 25.10..............

rs. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.10.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

Division 25.3

 

R. 25.11.................................

rs. 2006 No. 2

R. 25.12.................................

rep. 2003 No. 272

 

ad. 2006 No. 2

Division 25.4

 

R. 25.13.................................

ad. 2006 No. 2

R. 25.14.................................

ad. 2006 No. 2

R. 25.15.................................

ad. 2006 No. 2

Division 25.5

 

R. 25.16.................................

ad. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.17.................................

ad. 2006 No. 2

 

am. 2007 No. 179

R. 25.18.................................

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Part 25A

 

Part 25A.................................

ad. 2004 No. 54

 

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R. 25A.01...............................

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R. 25A.02...............................

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R. 25A.04...............................

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R. 25A.06...............................

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R. 25A.07...............................

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rs. 2007 No. 179

R. 25A.08...............................

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rs. 2007 No. 179

Part 25B

 

Part 25B.................................

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Division 25B.1

 

R. 25B.01...............................

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rs. 2006 No. 2

Note 3 to r. 25B.01...............

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R. 25B.02...............................

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am. 2006 No. 2; 2007 No. 179

R. 25B.03...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

R. 25B.04...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

Note to r. 25B.04..................

rs. 2006 No. 2; 2007 No. 179

Division 25B.2

 

Div. 25B.2 of Part 25B........

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Subdivision 25B.2.1

 

R. 25B.05...............................

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R. 25B.06...............................

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R. 25B.07...............................

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R. 25B.08...............................

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R. 25B.09...............................

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R. 25B.10...............................

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R. 25B.11...............................

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R. 25B.13...............................

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R. 25B.14...............................

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R. 25B.15...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.2

 

R. 25B.16...............................

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R. 25B.18...............................

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R. 25B.19...............................

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R. 25B.20...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.3

 

R. 25B.21...............................

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R. 25B.23...............................

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R. 25B.26...............................

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R. 25B.27...............................

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R. 25B.28...............................

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R. 25B.29...............................

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R. 25B.30...............................

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R. 25B.31...............................

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R. 24B.32...............................

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R. 25B.33...............................

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R. 25B.34...............................

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R. 25B.35...............................

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R. 25B.36...............................

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R. 25B.37...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.4

 

R. 25B.38...............................

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R. 25B.39...............................

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R. 25B.40...............................

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R. 25B.47...............................

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R. 25B.48...............................

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R. 25B.49...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.5

 

R. 25B.50...............................

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R. 25B.51...............................

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R. 25B.52...............................

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R. 25B.53...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.6

 

R. 25B.54...............................

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R. 25B.55...............................

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R. 25B.56...............................

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R. 25B.58...............................

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R. 25B.59...............................

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R. 25B.60...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.7

 

R. 25B.61...............................

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R. 25B.62...............................

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R. 25B.63...............................

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R. 25B.64...............................

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Subdivision 25B.2.8

 

R. 25B.65...............................

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R. 25B.66...............................

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R. 25B.67...............................

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R. 25B.68...............................

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Division 25B.3

 

R. 25B.06...............................

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Renumbered r. 25B.69....

2011 No. 133

Note to r. 25B.06..................

rs. 2007 No. 179

R. 25B.07...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

 

am. 2007 No. 179

Renumbered r. 25B.70....

2011 No. 133

R. 25B.08...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

Renumbered r. 25B.71....

2011 No. 133

R. 25B.09...............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

Renumbered r. 25B.72....

2011 No. 133

Division 25B.4

 

R. 25B.10...............................

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Renumbered r. 25B.73....

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R. 25B.11...............................

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Renumbered r. 25B.74....

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R. 25B.74...............................

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R. 25B.12...............................

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Renumbered r. 25B.75

2011 No. 133

R. 25B.13...............................

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Renumbered r. 25B.76....

2011 No. 133

R. 25B.14...............................

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Renumbered r. 25B.77....

2011 No. 133

Chapter 3

 

Heading to Chapt. 3............

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Part 26

 

Note to r. 26.01.....................

am. 2002 No. 80

Part 27

 

Heading to Part 27..............

rs. 2007 No. 179

Division 27.1

 

R. 27.01.................................

am. 2011 No. 133

R. 27.03.................................

am. 2002 No. 80

Part 28

 

R. 28.05.................................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2007 No. 179

Part 29

 

Part 29 of Chapt. 3..............

ad. 2011 No. 133

R. 29.01.................................

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R. 29.02.................................

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R. 29.03.................................

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R. 29.04.................................

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R. 29.05.................................

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R. 29.06.................................

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R. 29.07.................................

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R. 29.08.................................

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R. 29.09.................................

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R. 29.10.................................

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Chapter 4..............................

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Part 29...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 29.01–29.07................... .............................................

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R. 29.08.................................

ad. 2002 No. 80

 

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Part 30...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 30.01–30.03...................

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Part 31...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

R. 31.01.................................

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R. 31.02.................................

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rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 31.03–31.10...................

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Part 32...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 32.01–32.03...................

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Part 33...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

R. 33.01.................................

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Div 33.1.................................

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Rr. 33.02–33.06...................

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Div 33.2.................................

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Rr. 33.07–33.14...................

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Part 34...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

R. 34.01.................................

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Part 35...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 35.01–35.05...................

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Part 36...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 36.01–36.02...................

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Part 37...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 37.01–37.04...................

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Part 38...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 38.01–38.06...................

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Part 39...................................

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Div 39.1.................................

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Rr. 39.01–39.03...................

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Div 39.2.................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 39.04–39.05...................

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Part 40...................................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Rr. 40.01–40.02...................

rep. 2006 No. 2

Chapter 5

 

Part 41

 

R. 41.02.................................

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Note to r. 41.02 (2)...............

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R. 41.02A...............................

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R. 41.03.................................

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R. 41.04.................................

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Chapter 6

 

Part 42

 

Note to Part 42.....................

ad. 2005 No. 263

Part 43

 

Note to Part 43.....................

ad. 2005 No. 263

R. 43.02.................................

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R. 43.04.................................

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Part 44

 

Part 44...................................

ad. 2005 No. 263

Division 44.1

 

R. 44.01.................................

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R. 44.02.................................

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R. 44.03.................................

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Division 44.2

 

R. 44.04.................................

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R. 44.05.................................

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R. 44.06.................................

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Division 44.3

 

R. 44.07.................................

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R. 44.08.................................

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R. 44.09.................................

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Division 44.4

 

R. 44.10.................................

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R. 44.11.................................

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R. 44.12.................................

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R. 44.15.................................

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Chapter 7

 

Chapter 7..............................

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Part 45

 

Division 45.1

 

R. 45.01.................................

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R. 45.03.................................

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Division 45.2

 

R. 45.04.................................

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R. 45.05.................................

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Division 45.3

 

R. 45.06.................................

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R. 45.07.................................

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R. 45.08.................................

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R. 45.09.................................

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Division 45.4

 

Heading to r. 45.10

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R. 45.10.................................

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R. 45.11.................................

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R. 45.12.................................

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Heading to r. 45.13..............

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R. 45.13.................................

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R. 45.13A...............................

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Division 45.4A

 

Div. 45.4A of Part 4.............

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R. 45.13B...............................

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Division 45.5

 

R. 45.14.................................

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Chapter 8

 

Chapter 8.............................. ........................................ ad

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Part 46

 

R. 46.1....................................

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R. 46.2....................................

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R. 46.3....................................

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R. 46.4....................................

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R. 46.5....................................

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Schedule 1

 

Heading to Schedule 1.......

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Schedule 1............................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2003 No. 272; 2005 No. 263; 2006 No. 2; 2008 No. 10

 

rs. 2009 No. 55

 

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Schedule 2............................

am. 2002 No. 80; 2003 No. 272; 2004 No. 54; 2005 No. 263; 2006 No. 2

 

rep. 2007 No. 179

Schedule 3

 

Schedule 3............................

am. 2003 No. 272; 2004 No. 54; 2006 No. 2; 2007
No. 179; 2009 No. 160; 2011 No. 133

Schedule 4

 

Schedule 4............................

ad. 2003 No. 272

 

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Schedule 5

 

Schedule 5............................

ad. 2004 No. 54

 

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Dictionary

 

Dictionary..............................

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Note 2

Federal Magistrates Court Amendment Rules 2011 (No. 1)
(2011 No. 133)

The following amendments commence on 1 August 2011:

Schedule 3

[1]           Part 4, heading

substitute

Part 4                 Starting proceedings

Division 4.1           General rules about starting proceedings

[2]           After rule 4.08

insert

Division 4.2           Rules for proceedings if Civil Dispute Resolution Act applies

4.09         Applicant’s genuine steps statement

         (1)   If Part 2 of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act applies to a proceeding, the applicant to the proceedings must, when filing the application mentioned in subrule 4.01 (1), file the applicant’s genuine steps statement in accordance with the approved form.

         (2)   The applicant’s genuine steps statement must comply with section 6 of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act.

Note 1   Civil Dispute Resolution Act is defined in the Dictionary.

Note 2   A party who wants to start a proceeding must have regard to the Civil Dispute Resolution Act before starting the proceeding to determine whether the Civil Dispute Resolution Act applies to the proceeding that the party wants to start.

Note 3   A lawyer must comply with section 9 of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act if that Act applies to the proceeding.

4.10         Respondent’s genuine steps statement

         (1)   If an applicant has filed a genuine steps statement, the respondent must file the respondent’s genuine steps statement in accordance with the approved form within 14 days of service of the applicant’s application.

         (2)   The respondent’s genuine steps statement must comply with section 7 of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act.

Note 1   Civil Dispute Resolution Act is defined in the Dictionary.

Note 2   Rule 4.09 requires an applicant in a proceeding to which the Civil Dispute Resolution Act applies to file an applicant’s genuine dispute resolution statement at the same time as the application is filed.

[3]           Dictionary, after definition of Child Support Registrar

insert

Civil Dispute Resolution Act means the Civil Dispute Resolution Act 2011.

[4]           Dictionary, after definition of general federal law proceedings

insert

genuine steps statement has the meaning given by section 5 of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act.

As at 11 July 2011 the amendments are not incorporated in this compilation.

Table A                  Application, saving or transitional provisions

Statutory Rules 2003 No. 272

4             Transitional — approval for Registrars to exercise           delegated powers

         (1)   An existing approval to exercise a power mentioned in subrule 1.4 (1), (2) or (3) of the repealed Rules is taken to be an approval under subrule 20.00A (2) of the principal Rules to exercise that power.

         (2)   In this rule:

existing approval means an approval under the repealed Rules that is in force immediately before the commencement of these Rules.

principal Rules means the Federal Magistrates Court Rules 2001, as amended by these Rules.

repealed Rules means the Federal Magistrates Court (Delegation to Registrars) Rules 2000, as in force immediately before the commencement of these Rules.

Note   The Federal Magistrates Court (Delegation to Registrars) Rules 2000 were repealed on 3 November 2003.