S. 389F(1) substituted by No. 22/2020 s. 8.
(1) This Division applies to a witness (including the complainant) other than the accused in a criminal proceeding if—
(a) the witness—
(i) is under the age of 18 years at the time at which the proceeding commences; or
(ii) has a cognitive impairment; and
(b) the criminal proceeding is in a participating venue of a court.
(2) This Division applies at any stage of the criminal proceeding, including an appeal or rehearing.
(3) In this Division (other than in section 389J(4)(c)), "witness" means a witness referred to in subsection (1).
S. 389G inserted by No. 5/2018 s. 25.