BANKRUPTCY ACT 1966

PART III - COURTS  

Division 2 - Jurisdiction and powers of courts in bankruptcy  

SECTION 35B   FAMILY COURT OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA  

35B(1)   [ Application]  

Sections 27 , 35 (other than subsection (1A)) and 35A apply to the Family Court of Western Australia in a corresponding way to the way in which they apply to the Family Court of Australia.

35B(1A)   [ S 35A not applicable in relation to de facto financial cause]  

Despite subsection (1), section 35A does not apply to the Family Court of Western Australia in relation to a de facto financial cause (within the meaning of the Family Law Act 1975 ).

35B(2)  
Paragraph 35A(3) (f) has effect, in relation to a proceeding transferred to the Family Court of Western Australia, as if:


(a) each reference in subparagraph 35A(3) (f)(ii) or (iii) to a Family Court Judge were a reference to a judge of the Family Court of Western Australia; and


(b) the reference in subparagraph 35A(3) (f)(iv) to a Registrar of the Family Court were a reference to a registrar of the Family Court of Western Australia.




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