Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2015 Week 08 Hansard (Thursday, 6 August 2015) . . Page.. 2485 ..
Schedule of amendments
Road Transport Legislation Amendment Bill 2015
Amendment moved by the Minister for Justice
Proposed new clause 11A
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11A New section 236
236 Preliminary discovery for private car park fees
(1) The road transport authority cannot be required to comply with a preliminary discovery order if the purpose is—
(a) to ascertain the identity or whereabouts of a person in order to start a proceeding against the person for the recovery of a private car park fee; or
(b) otherwise in connection with starting a proceeding for recovery of a private car park fee.
(2) In this section:
preliminary discovery order means an order made under the Court Procedures Rules 2006, division 2.8.6 or any requirement imposed for a similar purpose under any other law.
private car park fee—
(a) means an amount alleged to be payable under the terms of a contract, arrangement or understanding for the use of a car park; but
(b) does not include an amount alleged to be payable under the terms of a written contract signed by the relevant parties.