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Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART 1 VICTIMS AND WITNESSES

    1. CHAPTER 1 THE OFFENDER LEVY

      1. Offender levy imposed by court

        1. 1.Offender levy imposed by court

        2. 2.Enforcement and treatment of offender levy imposed by court

        3. 3.Deduction of offender levy imposed by court from prisoner's earnings

        4. 4.Offender levy imposed by court: other supplementary provisions

      2. Offender levy on certain penalties

        1. 5.Offender levy on certain penalties

      3. Amount of the offender levy

        1. 6.Amount of the offender levy

    2. CHAPTER 2 VULNERABLE AND INTIMIDATED WITNESSES

      1. Special measures for vulnerable and intimidated witnesses

        1. 7.Eligibility for special measures: age of child witnesses

        2. 8.Special measures directions for child witnesses

        3. 9.Special provisions relating to sexual offences

        4. 10.Evidence by live link: presence of supporter

        5. 11.Video-recorded evidence in chief: supplementary testimony

      2. Evidence of certain accused persons

        1. 12.Examination of accused through intermediary

      3. Witnesses protected from cross-examination by accused in person

        1. 13.Age of child complainant

  3. PART 2 LIVE LINKS

    1. 14.Live links for patients detained in hospital

    2. 15.Live links at preliminary hearings in the High Court

    3. 16.Live links at preliminary hearing on appeals to the county court

    4. 17.Live link in sentencing hearing on appeals to the county court

    5. 18.Live links in the Court of Appeal

    6. 19.Live link direction for vulnerable accused or appellant

  4. PART 3 POLICING AND COMMUNITY SAFETY PARTNERSHIPS

    1. Establishment of PCSPs and DPCSPs

      1. 20.Establishment of PCSPs and DPCSPs

    2. Functions of PCSPs and DPCSPs

      1. 21.Functions of PCSP

      2. 22.Functions of DPCSP

      3. 23.Code of practice for PCSPs and DPCSPs

    3. Annual reports

      1. 24.Annual report by PCSP to council

      2. 25.Annual report by Belfast PCSP to council

      3. 26.Annual report by DPCSPs to principal PCSP

    4. Other reports by PCSPs and DPCSPs

      1. 27.Reports by PCSP to joint committee

      2. 28.Reports by Belfast PCSP to joint committee

      3. 29.Reports by DPCSP to principal PCSP

    5. Policing committee reports

      1. 30.Reports by policing committees to Policing Board

      2. 31.Reports by policing committee of Belfast PCSP to Policing Board

      3. 32.Reports by policing committee of DPCSP to policing committee of principal PCSP

    6. Miscellaneous

      1. 33.Other community policing arrangements

      2. 34.Functions of joint committee and Policing Board

  5. PART 4 SPORT

    1. CHAPTER 1 REGULATED MATCHES

      1. 35.Regulated matches

    2. CHAPTER 2 CONDUCT AT REGULATED MATCHES

      1. 36.Throwing of articles capable of causing injury

      2. 37.Chanting

      3. 38.Going onto the playing area

      4. 39.Possession of fireworks, flares, etc.

    3. CHAPTER 3 ALCOHOL ON VEHICLES TRAVELLING TO REGULATED MATCHES

      1. 40.Offences in connection with alcohol on vehicles

    4. CHAPTER 4 BANNING ORDERS IN RELATION TO REGULATED MATCHES

      1. 41.Banning orders: making on conviction

      2. 42.Banning orders: content

      3. 43.Banning orders: supplementary

      4. 44.Banning orders: “violence” and “disorder”

      5. 45.Banning orders: duration

      6. 46.Banning orders: additional requirements

      7. 47.Termination of banning orders

      8. 48.Information about banning orders

      9. 49.Failure to comply with banning order

    5. CHAPTER 5 ENFORCEMENT

      1. 50.Powers of enforcement

  6. PART 5 TREATMENT OF OFFENDERS

    1. 51.Increase in maximum term of imprisonment for common assault or battery

    2. 52.Penalty for certain knife offences

    3. 53.Extension of maximum period of deferment of sentence

    4. 54.Breach of licence conditions by sex offenders

    5. 55.Sexual offences: closure orders

    6. 56.Financial reporting orders

    7. 57.Dangerous offenders: serious and specified offences

    8. 58.Supervised activity order in respect of certain financial penalties

  7. PART 6 ALTERNATIVES TO PROSECUTION

    1. CHAPTER 1 PENALTY NOTICES

      1. Penalty offences and penalties

        1. 59.Penalty offences and penalties

      2. Penalty notices

        1. 60.Penalty notices

        2. 61.Form of penalty notice

        3. 62.Effect of penalty notice

        4. 63.General restriction on prosecution

        5. 64.Guidance

      3. Procedure

        1. 65.Payment of penalty

        2. 66.Registration certificates

        3. 67.Registration of penalty

        4. 68.Challenge to notice

        5. 69.Setting aside of sum enforceable under section 67

      4. Interpretation

        1. 70.Interpretation of this Chapter

    2. CHAPTER 2 CONDITIONAL CAUTIONS

      1. 71.Conditional cautions

      2. 72.The five requirements

      3. 73.Variation of conditions

      4. 74.Failure to comply with conditions

      5. 75.Arrest for failure to comply

      6. 76.Application of PACE provisions

      7. 77.Code of practice

      8. 78.Powers of Probation Board

      9. 79.Interpretation of this Chapter

  8. PART 7 LEGAL AID, ETC.

    1. 80.Eligibility for criminal legal aid

    2. 81.Order to recover costs of legal aid

    3. 82.Eligibility of persons in receipt of guarantee credit

    4. 83.Legal aid for certain bail applications

    5. 84.Financial eligibility for grant of right to representation

    6. 85.Litigation funding agreements

    7. 86.Civil legal services: scope

    8. 87.Enhanced legal aid fees for certain solicitors

  9. PART 8 SOLICITORS’ RIGHTS OF AUDIENCE

    1. 88.Authorisation of Society conferring additional rights of audience

    2. 89.Rights of audience of solicitors

    3. 90.Consequential and supplementary provisions

  10. PART 9 MISCELLANEOUS

    1. 91.Bail: compassionate grounds

    2. 92.Bail: repeat application

    3. 93.Possession of offensive weapon with intent to commit an offence

    4. 94.Power of Department to make payments in relation to prevention of crime, etc.

    5. 95.Publication of material relating to legal proceedings

    6. 96.Membership of Crown Court Rules Committee

    7. 97.Membership of Court of Judicature Rules Committee

    8. 98.Funds in court: investment fees or expenses

    9. 99.Appeals from Crown Court: Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

    10. 100.Witness summons in magistrates’ court

    11. 101.Criminal conviction certificates to be given to employers

    12. 102.Accounts of the Law Commission

    13. 103.Variation of firearms certificate

    14. 104.Restrictions on use of shotguns by young persons

    15. 105.Restrictions on possession of air guns by young persons

  11. PART 10 SUPPLEMENTARY PROVISIONS

    1. 106.Supplementary, incidental, consequential and transitional provision, etc

    2. 107.Regulations and orders

    3. 108.Interpretation

    4. 109.Transitional provisions and savings

    5. 110.Minor and consequential amendments and repeals

    6. 111.Commencement

    7. 112.Short title

  12. Schedules:

    1. Schedule 1

      Policing and community safety partnerships

    2. Schedule 2

      District policing and community safety partnerships

    3. Schedule 3

      Regulated matches

    4. Schedule 4

      Penalty offences and penalties

    5. Schedule 5

      Enhanced legal aid fees for certain solicitors

    6. Schedule 6

      Transitional and saving provisions

    7. Schedule 7

      Minor and consequential amendments

    8. Schedule 8

      Repeals

      1. Part 1 Vulnerable and intimidated witnesses

      2. Part 2 Policing and community safety partnerships

      3. Part 3 Legal aid, etc.

      4. Part 4 Solicitors’ rights of audience

      5. Part 5 Miscellaneous

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