(1) In this section
motor vehicle has the meaning given by the Motor
Vehicle (Third Party Insurance) Act 1943 .
(2) This section
applies in relation to an offence committed on or after 1 July 1993.
(3) An assessor must
not make a compensation award in favour of —
injured victim in respect of the injury or any loss suffered by the victim; or
personal representative of a deceased victim, in respect of any loss suffered
by a close relative of a deceased victim,
as a consequence of
the commission of an offence if satisfied that the injury or death was caused
directly by, or by the driving or other use of, a motor vehicle unless —
motor vehicle was used for the purpose of committing the offence; and
offence is a crime.
[Section 37 amended: No. 29 of 2004 s. 6.]