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Legislation to re-name the federal magistrates court passed

Legislation to re-name the federal magistrates court passed

Yesterday the Parliament passed the second of two Bills necessary to change the of name of the Federal Magistrates Court to the ‘Federal Circuit Court of Australia’ and the title of Federal Magistrate to ‘Judge’. Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus QC MP said the name change more accurately reflects the Federal Magistrates Court’s modern role. “This package […]

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