About this inquiry

The bill would ensure that appropriate protections for victims of family violence are in place during cross-examination in all family law proceedings. In particular, the bill would prohibit personal cross‑examination in certain circumstances, and require that cross-examination be conducted by a legal representative. Where personal cross‑examination is not prohibited, the court would be required to apply other appropriate protections for the victim of family violence.



Inquiry Status

Report tabled

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Public Hearings

Past Public Hearings and Transcripts

DateLocationTranscriptProgramSubmissions
01 Aug 2018Melbourne, VIC(HTML & PDF)PDF: Public Hearing (1/08/2018) 28425PDF Format
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