1 Short title and commencement cite [+]
(1) This Act may be cited as the Judges' Ethics Committee Act 2010.
(2) This Act comes into operation on a date to be appointed by the Minister by notification in the Gazette.
2 Interpretation cite [+]
In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires-
"judge" means a judge of the High Court, a judge of the Court of Appeal and a judge of the Federal Court, and includes a Judicial Commissioner;
"Committee" means the Judges' Ethics Committee constituted under section 3;
"Code of Ethics" means the code of ethics prescribed under Clause (3B) of Article 125 of the Federal Constitution;
"breach" means the breach of any provisions of the Code of Ethics;
"Chairman" means the Chairman of the Committee appointed under section 5.