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Name: Administration of Justice (Protection) Act 2016 (No.19 of 2016).
Country: Singapore
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-09-22
Entry into force:
ISN: SGP-2016-L-103723
Bibliography: Singapore Statutes On-line Singapore Statutes On-line Attorney General's Chambers, Singapore PDF PDF (consulted on 2018-12-17)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to state and consolidate the law of contempt of court for the protection of the administration of justice, to define the powers of certain courts in punishing contempt of court and to regulate their procedure in relation thereto; and to make consequential amendments to certain other Acts.
Repeals all defences at common law to contempt of court that are not contained in this Act.
Amended text(s):

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