CRIMES ACT 1914
Simplified outline of operation of Part
This Part provides for forensic procedures to be carried out on:
If the carrying out of a forensic procedure is authorised under this Part, it must be carried out in accordance with rules and procedures set out in Division 6 .
If a forensic procedure covered by this Part is carried out without proper authority under this Part, evidence obtained through the procedure may be inadmissible in proceedings against the suspect (Division 7 ).
However, certain rules are modified or do not apply if the forensic procedure is carried out in response to a request by a foreign country or an international tribunal, or a request by a foreign law enforcement agency (Division 9A ).
This Part also:
Nothing in this Part is intended to limit the rights and protections provided by Part IC to the extent that the provisions of that Part can operate in circumstances covered by this Part. (2)
The rights and protections conferred by this Part are in addition to those conferred by Part IC but, to the extent (if any) that compliance with this Part results in compliance with Part IC, the requirements of Part IC are satisfied.