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INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION ACT 1974 - SECT 19

Articles 17I, 34 and 36 of Model Law--public policy

                   Without limiting the generality of Articles 17I(1)(b)(ii), 34(2)(b)(ii) and 36(1)(b)(ii) of the Model Law, it is declared, for the avoidance of any doubt, that, for the purposes of those Articles, an interim measure or award is in conflict with, or is contrary to, the public policy of Australia if:

                     (a)  the making of the interim measure or award was induced or affected by fraud or corruption; or

                     (b)  a breach of the rules of natural justice occurred in connection with the making of the interim measure or award.



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