Interpretation Act 1987 No 15
Current version for 24 February 2014 to date (accessed 23 December 2014 at 00:28)
Part 11Section 79

79   Authority to administer oaths

Any person or body authorised by law, or by consent of parties, to conduct a hearing for the purpose of the determination (by that or any other person or body) of any matter or thing shall have authority:
(a)  to receive evidence, and
(b)  to examine witnesses, and to administer oaths to witnesses, who have been lawfully called before that person or body.
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