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Rail Safety Act 2008 No 97
Repealed version for 7 December 2012 to 19 January 2013 (accessed 19 August 2017 at 19:03)
Part 4 Division 3 Section 83
83   Admissibility of other evidence and liability
(1)  Nothing in this Division affects the admissibility in any proceedings of evidence of words spoken by a rail safety worker other than evidence constituted by a train safety recording or a transcript or summary of a train safety recording.
(2)  No liability is incurred by the State and no personal liability is incurred by, or by any person acting at the direction of, the Minister, the ITSRR, the Chief Investigator or a member of a Board of Inquiry in respect of anything done in good faith in connection with the preparation or making public of a report, or the disclosure or publication of information, under this Division.
(3)  No liability is incurred by a person for publishing in good faith:
(a)  a report made public, or information published by the ITSRR, Chief Investigator or a member of a Board of Inquiry, under this Division, or
(b)  a fair report or summary of any such report or information.
(4)  In this section:
liability includes liability for defamation.
the State includes the Crown in right of the State and the Government of the State.