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This instrument declares certain State and Territory laws to be complementary witness protection laws for the purposes of the Witness Protection Act 1994.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 03 Mar 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Mar-2011
Tabled Senate21-Mar-2011

I, BRENDAN O’CONNOR, Minister for Justice, make this Declaration under section 3AA of the Witness Protection Act 1994.

Dated 20 February 2011

 

BRENDAN O’CONNOR


1              Name of Declaration

                This Declaration is the Witness Protection (Complementary witness protection laws) Declaration 2011.

2              Commencement

                This Declaration commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Complementary witness protection laws

                For section 3AA of the Witness Protection Act 1994, each law mentioned in the following table is a complementary witness protection law.

 

Item

Law

1

Witness Protection Act 1995 (NSW)

2

Witness Protection Act 1991 (Vic)

3

Witness Protection Act 2000 (Qld)

4

Witness Protection (Western Australia) Act 1996 (WA)

5

Witness Protection Act 1996 (SA)

6

Witness Protection Act 2000 (Tas)

7

Witness Protection Act 1996 (ACT)

8

Witness Protection (Northern Territory) Act (NT)


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