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ROYAL COMMISSIONS ACT 1902 - SECT 6DD

Statements made by witness not admissible in evidence against the witness

             (1)  The following are not admissible in evidence against a natural person in any civil or criminal proceedings in any court of the Commonwealth, of a State or of a Territory:

                     (a)  a statement or disclosure made by the person:

                              (i)  in the course of giving evidence before a Commission; or

                             (ii)  in writing given in response to a notice under subsection 2(3C);

                     (b)  the production of a document or other thing by the person pursuant to a summons, requirement or notice under section 2 or subsection 6AA(3).

             (2)  Subsection (1) does not apply to the admissibility of evidence in proceedings for an offence against this Act.



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