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FAMILY LAW ACT 1975 - SECT 111CT

Effect of registered foreign measures

             (1)  This section applies to a foreign measure that is registered in a court in accordance with regulations made for the purposes of section 111CZ.

             (2)  The foreign measure:

                     (a)  has the same force and effect as a Commonwealth personal protection measure or a Commonwealth property protection measure (as appropriate); and

                     (b)  prevails over any earlier inconsistent measure in force in Australia, including:

                              (i)  an order registered under section 70D or 70G; or

                             (ii)  any other order made, or agreement registered, under this Act.



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