Criminal Procedure Act 1986 No 209
Current version for 14 May 2020 to date (accessed 6 June 2020 at 12:46)
Chapter 6 Part 4 Section 287
287   Evidentiary effect of certain transcripts
(1)  If a deposition referred to in section 285 or 286 is in the form of a written transcript of matter recorded by means, other than writing, authorised by law for the recording of depositions—
(a)  the record so made is taken to be a true record of the matter so deposed, and
(b)  the transcript of the record is taken to be a correct transcript of that record,
unless proved to the contrary.
(2)  Subsection (1) applies only to—
(a)  a transcript made in the form of shorthand notes, being a transcript identified by, and signed in the handwriting of, the person purporting to have made those notes, or
(b)  a transcript made by other means (other than writing) authorised by law for the recording of depositions, being a transcript certified in the manner prescribed by the rules.