ACTS INTERPRETATION ACT 1901

PART 2 - DEFINITIONS  

SECTION 2J   2J   DOCUMENTS COMMENCING PROCEEDINGS  


A reference in a provision of an Act to any one or more of the following in connection with court proceedings:


(a) a summons;


(b) an information;


(c) a claim;


(d) a complaint;


(e) a declaration;

is taken to include a reference to any document through which proceedings may be instituted in a court.

Note:

An example of such a document is a court attendance notice under the Criminal Procedure Act 1986 of New South Wales.




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