CRIMES ACT 1914

Part IAD - Protecting vulnerable persons  

Division 3 - Cross-examination  

SECTION 15YH   Represented defendants - cross-examination of vulnerable persons  

(1)  
A defendant in a proceeding who is represented by counsel is not to cross-examine, except through counsel, a person to whom subsection (2) applies.

(2)  


This subsection applies to the following persons:


(a) for a child proceeding - a child witness;


(b) for a vulnerable adult proceeding - a vulnerable adult complainant;


(c) for a special witness proceeding - a special witness for whom an order under subsection 15YAB(3) is in force for this section.




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