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Appeal Costs Fund Act 1973 – 23 September 2013

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Appeal Costs Fund Act 1973 – 23 September 2013

Appeal Costs Fund Regulation 2010 – 1 July 2016

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A small additional fee is payable for the commencement of legal proceedings in a Queensland Court to fund the Appeal Costs Fund. However, an exemption may be granted if in interests of justice.

  • Sections 10, 12, 13; Regulations 3, 4; Schedule 1 of the Regulations

A person may apply for costs of an appeal to be covered by the Appeal Costs Fund when the appeal is successful on a question of law.

  • Sections 15, 20B; Regulation 5
Reason for law

To make provision with respect to liability for the costs of certain litigation. (Long title of Act)

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