James, Mark v Mason, K G (in his capacity as State Coroner) [2018] VSC 170

STATUTORY INTERPRETATION
Judgment type: 
Supreme Court of Victoria
Judge(s): 
Niall JA
Parties: 

James, Mark v Mason, K G (in his capacity as State Coroner)

Judgment Date: 
13 April 2018
Catchwords: 

STATUTORY INTERPRETATION - Accrued rights - Whether plaintiff accrued right to bring application under repealed provision of Coroners Act 1985 - Whether contrary intention expressly appears - No accrued right to bring application - Contrary intention appears - Coroners Act 1985 s59 - Coroners Act 2008 s123(2), sch 1 - Interpretation of Legislation Act 1984 s14(2).

Citation: 
[2018] VSC 170