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Rail Safety Act 2008 No 97
Repealed version for 7 December 2012 to 19 January 2013 (accessed 26 August 2019 at 04:47)
72 Witnesses and evidence at rail safety inquiries
(1) A Board of Inquiry may summon a person to appear at a rail safety inquiry conducted by the Board to give evidence and to produce any documents that are specified in the summons.(2) A Board of Inquiry may require a person appearing at a rail safety inquiry to do any one or more of the following:(a) be sworn or affirmed,(b) produce a document,(c) answer a question.(3) A person attending as a witness before a Board of Inquiry is to be paid expenses of the amount or at the rate approved by the Minister for the purposes of this section.(4) A person must not, without reasonable excuse, fail to comply with a requirement made of the person under this section.Maximum penalty: 250 penalty units.