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Administration of Justice Act 1960

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1(1)The power to grant bail under section four or section five shall not be exercised by the Courts-Martial Appeal Court except in respect of persons who—

(a)not being subject to the Naval Discipline Act, 1957, to military law or to air force law, are liable by virtue of any of the provisions of 'the Naval Discipline Act, 1957, the Army Act, 1955, or the Air Force Act, 1955, to be tried as if they were so subject; or

(b)are subject to the Naval Discipline Act, 1957, by virtue only of subsection (1) of section one hundred and nineteen of that Act (which relates to sentenced offenders).

(2)Where bail is granted by the court under section four or section five it may be granted subject to the like conditions and other incidents and subject to the like power of variation and revocation as in the case of bail granted by the Court of Criminal Appeal.

(3)In subsection (4) of section five the references to any provision of the Mental Health Act, 1959, shall include references to the corresponding provision of the enactments for the time being in force in Scotland and Northern Ireland with respect to prisoners or other persons suffering from mental illness or other mental disorder.

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