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CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS (CARE AND PROTECTION) ACT 1998 - SECT 109

Definitions

109 Definitions

(1) In this Part:

"arrest warrant" means a warrant to arrest a person issued in accordance with this Part.

"care proceedings attendance notice" means a care proceedings attendance notice issued under section 96.

"correctional centre" has the same meaning as it has in the Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Act 1999 .

"detention centre" has the same meaning as it has in the Children (Detention Centres) Act 1987 .

"party" means the Secretary, a child or young person or parent or any other party in proceedings to which this Chapter applies.

"subpoena" includes any of the following:
(a) a subpoena to give evidence,
(b) a subpoena for production,
(c) a subpoena both to give evidence and for production.

"subpoena both to give evidence and for production" means a written order requiring the person to whom the subpoena is addressed to attend as directed by the order as a witness to give evidence and to produce a document or thing.

"subpoena for production" means a written order requiring the person to whom the subpoena is addressed to attend as directed by the order and produce a document or thing.

"subpoena to give evidence" means a written order requiring the person to whom the subpoena is addressed to attend as directed by the order as a witness to give evidence.

"warrant of commitment" means a warrant to commit a person to a correctional centre, detention centre or other place of security issued under Division 5.
(2) In this Part, a reference to a Children's Magistrate includes a reference to the President of the Children's Court.



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