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Criminal Evidence (Witness Anonymity) Act 2008

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(1)This Act may be cited as the Criminal Evidence (Witness Anonymity) Act 2008.

(2)Subject to subsection (3), this Act extends to England and Wales and Northern Ireland.

(3)The service courts provisions of this Act extend to England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland; and in section 384 of the Armed Forces Act 2006 (c. 52) (extent to Channel Islands etc.) any reference to that Act includes a reference to the service courts provisions of this Act.

(4)In subsection (3) “the service courts provisions of this Act” means the provisions of this Act so far as having effect in relation to service courts.

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