Judicial Separation and Family Law Reform Act 1989

F9[Non-admissibility as evidence of certain communications relating to reconciliation or separation.


7A.An oral or written communication between either of the spouses concerned and a third party for the purpose of seeking assistance to effect a reconciliation or to reach agreement between them on some or all of the terms of a separation (whether or not made in the presence or with the knowledge of the other spouse), and any record of such a communication, made or caused to be made by either of the spouses concerned or such a third party, shall not be admissible as evidence in any court.]




Inserted (27.02.1997) by Family Law (Divorce) Act 1996 (33/1996), s. 45(c), commenced as per s. 1(2).