Coroners and Justice Act 2009

Part 3E+WMiscellaneous

9(1)The powers of a senior coroner or the Coroner for Treasure under paragraph 5 or 6 are additional to, and do not affect, any other power the coroner may have—E+W

(a)to compel a person to appear before him or her;

(b)to compel a person to give evidence or produce any document or other thing;

(c)to punish a person for contempt of court for failure to appear or to give evidence or to produce any document or other thing.

(2)But a person may not be fined under paragraph 5 or 6 and also be punished under any such other power.

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I1Sch. 6 para. 9 in force at 25.7.2013 by S.I. 2013/1869, art. 2(l)

10In relation to an offence committed before the commencement of section 281(5) of the Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), a reference in this Schedule to 51 weeks is to be read as a reference to 6 months.E+W

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[F111Nothing in paragraph 5A, 5B or 5C affects what constitutes contempt of court at common law.]E+W

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