S 50EC repealed by No 42 of 2010, s 3 and Sch 1 item 1, effective 15 April 2010. S 50EC formerly read:
SECTION 50EC Technical requirements for video link
A witness can give evidence under a direction only if:
the courtroom or other place in Australia where the court is sitting (
the Australian point
the place where the evidence is given (
the overseas point
are equipped with video facilities that:
enable appropriate persons at the Australian point to see and hear the witness give the evidence; and
enable appropriate persons at the overseas point to see and hear appropriate persons at the Australian point.
In subsection (1):
appropriate persons means such persons as the court considers appropriate.