Legislation

The following legislation reflects key functions of the ACT Court of Appeal as well as the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory. 

Other selected Acts impacting on the work of the Courts - such as the Evidence Act 1971 - have also been included.

Court-related legislation

Bail Act 1992

Court Procedures Act 2004

Court Procedures Rules 2006

Crimes Act 1900

Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005

Crimes (Sentence Administration) Act 2005

Criminal Code 2002

Domestic Violence and Protection Orders Act 2008

Domestic Violence and Protection Orders Regulation 2009

Evidence Act 1971

Evidence Act 1995 (Cth)

Evidence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1991

Human Rights Act 2004

Juries Act 1967

Jurisdiction of Courts (Cross-vesting) Act 1993

Legislation Act 2001

Legislation Regulation 2003

Limitation Act 1985

Oaths and Affirmations Act 1984

Supreme Court Act 1933

Victims of Crime (Financial Assistance) Act 1983

Court Procedures Practice Notes

Various Supreme Court Rules (expired 1 July 2006)