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Contents (2000 - 75)
Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 27 June 2017 to date (accessed 18 January 2018 at 12:48)
Chapter 6 Section 119
119   Hearings to be in camera
(cf AC Act s 64)
(1)  Any proceedings heard by the Court under this Act or the regulations must be heard in closed court.
(2)  Despite subsection (1), the Court may, if it considers it to be appropriate, permit persons who are not parties to the proceedings or their Australian legal practitioners or representatives to be present during the hearing of the proceedings.