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Administration of Justice Act 1960

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Appeal to House of Lords in Criminal Cases

    1. 1.Right of appeal

    2. 2.Application for leave to appeal

    3. 3.Special provisions as to capital cases

    4. 4.Admission of appellant to bail

    5. 5.Power to order detention or admission to bail of defendant

    6. 6.Computation of sentence where bail granted

    7. 7.Restitution and revesting of property

    8. 8.Legal aid and costs on appeal from Court of Criminal Appeal

    9. 9.Procedure

    10. 10.Appeals from Courts-Martial Appeal Court

  3. Contempt of court, habeas corpus and certiorari

    1. 11.Innocent publication and distribution

    2. 12.Publication of information relating to proceedings in private

    3. 13.Appeal in cases of contempt of court

    4. 14.Procedure on application for habeas corpus

    5. 15.Appeal in habeas corpus proceedings

    6. 16.Power of High Court to vary sentence on certiorari

  4. Supplementary

    1. 17.Interpretation

    2. 18.Provisions as to Northern Ireland

    3. 19.Minor and consequential amendments and repeals

    4. 20.Short title and extent

    1. FIRST SCHEDULE

      Modifications of Sections 1 to 9 in relation to Appeals from Courts-Martial Appeal Court

      1. 1.(1) The power to grant bail under section four or...

      2. 2.(1) In section seven, for the references to an order...

      3. 3.(1) Section eight shall not apply, but the following provisions...

      4. 4.For subsection (1) of section nine there shall be substituted...

    2. SECOND SCHEDULE

      Modifications of Act in relation to Northern Ireland

      1. Part I General Modifications

        1. 1.For any reference to the Court of Criminal Appeal there...

        2. 2.For references to the High Court and the Court of...

        3. 3.Any reference to a magistrates' court shall be construed as...

        4. 4.For references to the Criminal Appeal Act, 1907, and the...

        5. 5.For any reference to an order of mandamus, prohibition or...

        6. 6.Any reference in a provision of this Act to any...

      2. Part II Specific Modifications

        1. Section one

        2. Section four

          1. 1.For subsection (2) there shall be substituted the following subsection:—...

          2. 2.In subsection (3) the reference to the Divisional Court shall...

        3. Section five

        4. Section six

        5. Section eight

          1. 1.In subsection (1), the words from " and subsection (3)"...

          2. 2.In subsection (3), for any reference to an order for...

          3. 3.After subsection (3) there shall be inserted the following subsection:—...

          4. 4.In subsection (4), the words from "and section four" to...

          5. 5.For subsection (5) there shall be substituted the following subsection...

        6. Section nine

        7. Section twelve

        8. Section thirteen

          1. 1.In subsection (2), for paragraphs (a) to (c) there shall...

          2. 2.For subsection (5) there shall be substituted the following subsection:—...

        9. Section fourteen

          1. 1.In subsection (2) the words from " and no such...

          2. 2.In subsection (3) for any reference to a provision of...

        10. Section sixteen

          1. 1.For any reference to a court of quarter sessions there...

          2. 2.In subsection (2), the words from " but in computing...

          3. 3.At the end of the section there shall be added...

        11. Section seventeen

          1. 1.In subsection (3), any reference to a Divisional Court shall...

          2. 2.Subsection (5) shall be omitted.

    3. THIRD SCHEDULE

      Minor and Consequential Amendments

    4. FOURTH SCHEDULE

      Enactments Repealed

      1. Table of Statutes referred to in this Act

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