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Judicial Review Act 2000

INFORMATION

Long Title

PART 1 - PRELIMINARY

1. Short title

2. Commencement

3. Interpretation

4. Meaning of "decision to which this Act applies"

5. Meaning of "making of a decision" and "failure to make a decision"

6. Making of report or recommendation is making of a decision

7. Meaning of "person aggrieved"

8. Conduct engaged in for making decision preparatory acts

9. Crown to be bound

PART 2 - APPLICATION OF THIS ACT

10. Rights conferred by Act additional to other review rights

11. When application for other review may be dismissed

12. When application for order of review may be dismissed

13. When application for order of review concerning initial proceeding must be dismissed

14. Exercise of powers under this Part

15. Operation of other laws

PART 3 - JURISDICTION

16. Jurisdiction of Supreme Court

PART 4 - ORDERS OF REVIEW

17. Application for review of decision

18. Application for review of conduct related to making of decision

19. Application relating to failure to make decision

20. Meaning of "improper exercise of power"

21. Decisions without justification establishing ground

22. Manner of making application

23. Period within which application must be made

24. Applicant not limited to grounds in application

25. Application to be made party to proceeding

26. Stay of decision

27. Powers of Court relating to applications for order of review

PART 5 - REASONS FOR DECISION

28. Decision to which this Part applies

29. Request for statement of reasons

30. Decision maker must comply with request except in certain circumstances

31. Content of statement

32. Exception for information relating to personal or business affairs

33. Exception for information covered by Attorney-General's certificate

34. Consequences of section32 or 33 applying to information

35. Application for order to comply

36. Application for order that person not entitled to statement

37. Application for further statement

PART 6 - MISCELLANEOUS

38. Power of Court to stay or dismiss applications in certain circumstances

39. Intervention by Attorney-General

40. Change in occupancy of office

41. Respondent to applications concerning decisions of Governor-in-Council

42. Amendment of documents

43. Abolition of prerogative writs

44. Rules of court

45. Strict compliance with rules not required

46. Regulations

47. Administration of Act

48. .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .

SCHEDULE 1 - DECISIONS TO WHICH ACT DOES NOT APPLY

SCHEDULE 2 - ENACTMENTS THAT PROVIDE FOR NON-REVIEW OR LIMITED REVIEW OF DECISIONS

SCHEDULE 3 - DECISIONS FOR WHICH REASONS NEED NOT BE GIVEN

SCHEDULE 4 - CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS