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FAMILY LAW ACT 1975 - SECT 112AA

Interpretation

                   In this Part:

"applicable Rules of Court " means:

                     (a)  in the case of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia--Rules of Court made under the Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999 to the extent to which those Rules of Court relate to this Act; or

                     (b)  in any other case--Rules of Court made under this Act.

"applied provisions " , in relation to a sentence passed or an order made pursuant to paragraph 112AD(2)(b), means the provisions of the laws of a State or Territory, as modified by regulations under subsection 112AG(5), that, because of regulations under that subsection, apply in relation to the sentence or order.

"court enforceable agreement " means:

                     (b)  so much of a maintenance agreement as a court has, pursuant to paragraph 87(11)(c), ordered may be enforced as if it were an order of the court; or

                     (c)  a maintenance agreement registered in a court under subsection 86(1), or deemed, by subsection 87(6), to be registered in a court.

"maintenance order " , in relation to a court, means an order made by the court under this Act that deals with the maintenance of a person other than a child.

"order under this Act " , in relation to a court, means:

                     (a)  an order (however described) made by the court under this Act (other than a parenting order); or

                     (b)  an injunction granted by the court under section 90SS or 114 except in so far as the injunction is for the protection of a child; or

                     (c)  an undertaking given to, and accepted by, the court in proceedings under this Act other than proceedings that relate wholly or partly to, or to the making of, a parenting order; or

                     (d)  a subpoena issued under the applicable Rules of Court in proceedings under this Act other than a subpoena issued in, and so issued to a party to, proceedings that relate wholly or partly to, or to the making of, a parenting order; or

                     (e)  a court enforceable agreement; or

                      (f)  a bond:

                              (i)  entered into under an order of a court under this Act other than an order under Division 13A of Part VII; or

                             (ii)  entered into for the purposes of subsection 112AE(5);

and includes an order, injunction, agreement or bond that:

                     (g)  is an order under this Act made by another court because of paragraph (a), (b), (e) or (f); and

                     (h)  has been registered in the first-mentioned court.



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