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PART 5
General Powers
Family Court Act (FCT) CHAPTER 686, ARTICLE 1
PART 5

GENERAL POWERS
Section 151. Judges as magistrates.

152. Power to administer oaths.

153. Subpoena, warrant and other process to compel

attendance.

153-a. Warrant of arrest; when and how executed.

153-b. Service of process request for order of protection.

153-c. Temporary order of protection.

154. State-wide process.

154-a. Service of petition.

154-b. Order of protection; answer and counter-claims;

confidentiality of address.

154-c. Orders of protection; procedural requirements.

154-d. Emergency powers; local criminal courts.

154-e. Orders of protection; filing and enforcement of

out-of-state orders.

155. Arrested adult.

155-a. Admission to bail.

156. Contempts.

157. Interpretation of this part.

158. Protective custody of material witness; duration.