CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IACA - Witness identity protection for operatives  

Division 1 - Preliminary  

SECTION 15MB   Meaning of civil proceeding  

(1)  
In this Part, civil proceeding means any proceeding in a court of the Commonwealth, a State or Territory, other than a criminal proceeding.

(2)  
To avoid doubt, each of the following is part of a civil proceeding :


(a) any proceeding on an ex parte application (including an application made before pleadings are filed in a court);


(b) the discovery, exchange, production, inspection or disclosure of intended evidence, documents and reports of persons intended to be called by a party to give evidence;


(c) an appeal proceeding;


(d) any interlocutory or other proceeding prescribed by regulations for the purposes of this paragraph.




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