New South Wales Consolidated Acts
[Search this Act]
CRIMES (DOMESTIC AND PERSONAL VIOLENCE) ACT 2007 - SECT 98Y
Recognition of DVOs
98Y Recognition of DVOs
(1) Each of the following DVOs is a
"recognised DVO" in New South Wales--
(a) a local DVO,
(b) an interstate DVO
made in a participating jurisdiction,
(c) a foreign order that is a
registered foreign order in any participating jurisdiction.
Recognition can also extend to DVOs made in jurisdictions that are not, or are
not yet, participating jurisdictions. See Division 6.
(2) A DVO becomes a
recognised DVO when it is made.
Note : A foreign order is taken to be made
when it is registered as a registered foreign order.
(3) A DVO is a
recognised DVO, subject to this Part, for the period for which it remains in
force in the jurisdiction in which it is made.
AustLII: Copyright Policy