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Courts Act 1971

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45(1)In section 1(1) of the Criminal Procedure (Attendance of Witnesses) Act 1965 for the words from " the court of assize " to the end of the subsection substitute the words

the Crown Court.

(2)In section 2 of the said Act—

(a)in subsection (1) for the words " a court of assize or quarter sessions" and the words " that court" substitute

the Crown Court,

(b)in subsection (2) for the words "the court out of which the summons was issued " substitute

the Crown Court.

(3)For the purposes of section 13 of this Act a warrant issued under section 4 of the said Act (warrant of arrest to secure attendance of witness) shall be treated as a warrant issued by the Crown Court.

(4)In section 4(2) of the said Act for the words " a court of assize or quarter sessions " substitute

the Crown Court.

(5)In Schedule 1 to the said Act, in paragraph 1 and paragraph 2 before the words " rules of court" insert

Crown Court rules or.

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