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Power to resolve transitional difficulties in proceeding—Wrongs Amendment Act 2015

    (1)     If any difficulty arises because of the operation of the Wrongs Amendment Act 2015 in a proceeding for a claim for damages for non‑economic loss in respect of an injury to the claimant to which this Part applies, a court may make any order it considers appropriate to resolve the difficulty.

    (2)     An order made under subsection (1)—

        (a)     may be made on application of a party to the proceeding or on the court's own motion; and

        (b)     has effect despite any provision to the contrary made by or under any Act (other than the Charter of Human   Rights and Responsibilities Act   2006 ).

S. 28LZU inserted by No. 62/2015 s. 13, repealed by No. 6420 s. 28LZU(4).

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Part VC (Heading and ss 28M, 28N) inserted by No. 49/2002 s. 8.

Part VC—Structured settlements

S. 28M inserted by No. 49/2002 s. 8.

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