Communications Regulation Act 2002


F99 [ Admissibility of expert evidence in proceedings under this Act and related enactments.

46B. (1) In civil or criminal proceedings under this Act or a related enactment, the opinion of any witness who appears to the court to possess the appropriate qualifications or experience about the matter to which the witness s evidence relates is admissible in evidence of matters that call for expertise or special knowledge relevant to the proceedings.

(2) A court that admits evidence under subsection (1) may, if it is of the opinion that it is in the interests of justice to do so, direct that the use of the evidence is to be limited to specified purposes only. ]




Inserted (15.05.2007) by Communications Regulation (Amendment) Act 2007 (22/2007), s. 14, S.I. No. 224 of 2007.