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FAMILY LAW RULES 2004 - RULE 5.11

Party's failure to attend

             (1)  If a party does not attend when a hearing starts, the other party may seek the orders sought in that party's application, including (if necessary) adducing evidence to establish an entitlement to the orders sought against the party not attending.

             (2)  If no party attends the hearing, the court may dismiss the application and response, if any.

Note:          A reference to application includes a reference to cross-application (see the dictionary).

   



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