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Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 22 November 2019 to date (accessed 7 December 2019 at 00:36)
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Currency of version
Current version for 22 November 2019 to date (accessed 7 December 2019 at 00:36)
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Provisions in force
The provisions displayed in this version of the legislation have all commenced. See Historical Notes

Does not include amendments by—
Modern Slavery Act 2018 No 30 (not commenced)
Children’s Guardian Act 2019 No 25 (not commenced — to commence on 1.3.2020)
See also—
Crimes Amendment (Zoe’s Law) Bill 2019 [Non-government Bill— Revd the Hon F J Nile, MLC]
Editorial note
The Parliamentary Counsel’s Office is progressively updating certain formatting styles in versions of NSW in force legislation published from 29 July 2019. For example, colons are being replaced by em-rules (em-dashes). Text of the legislation is not affected.
This version has been updated.

Responsible Minister
Attorney General, and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Authorisation
This version of the legislation is compiled and maintained in a database of legislation by the Parliamentary Counsel's Office and published on the NSW legislation website, and is certified as the form of that legislation that is correct under section 45C of the Interpretation Act 1987.

File last modified 4 December 2019.