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82. Taking evidence for foreign civil proceedings

(1) Any person appointed by a court or other judicial authority of any foreign state shall have the power to administer oaths in the Abu Dhabi Global Market for the purpose of taking evidence for use in civil proceedings carried on under the law of that country or territory.
(2) A statement made by a person lawfully sworn in the Abu Dhabi Global Market for the purposes of a judicial proceeding in a court or tribunal of any foreign state shall, for the purposes of this Part 5, be treated as a statement made in a judicial proceeding in the Abu Dhabi Global Market.
(3) The expression "judicial proceeding" includes a proceeding before any court, tribunal or person having by law the power to hear, receive and examine evidence on oath, whether in the Abu Dhabi Global Market or elsewhere.