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The Criminal Justice Act 1972 (Commencement No. 3) Order 1973

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1973 No. 1472 (C.41)

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE, ENGLAND AND WALES

The Criminal Justice Act 1972 (Commencement No. 3) Order 1973

Made

17th August 1973

In exercise of the powers conferred upon me by subsection (6) of section 66 of the Criminal Justice Act 1972, there having been made the rules of court(1) referred to in that part of the proviso to that subsection which relates to section 36 of that Act, I hereby make the following Order:—

1.  This Order may be cited as the Criminal Justice Act 1972 (Commencement No. 3) Order 1973.

2.  The provisions of the Criminal Justice Act 1972 specified in the Schedules to this Order shall come into force on the dates mentioned in the heading of those Schedules.

Robert Carr

One of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State

Home Office

Whitehall

17th August 1973

SCHEDULE 1PROVISIONS OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACT 1972 COMING INTO FORCE ON 1ST OCTOBER 1973

Provisions of the ActSubject matter of provisions
Section 36Reference to Court of Appeal of point of law following acquittal on indictment.

SCHEDULE 2PROVISIONS OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACT 1972 COMING INTO FORCE ON 30TH MARCH 1974

Provisions of the ActSubject matter of provisions
Section 25Qualification for jury service.
Schedule 2Qualification for jury service.
So much of Schedule 5 as amends the Courts Act 1971 (c. 23).Minor and consequential amendments.
So much of Part I of Schedule 6 as is not in force immediately before 30th March 1974 with the exception of the repeal of section 8 of the Aliens Restriction (Amendment) Act 1919 (c. 92).Repeals.

EXPLANATORY NOTE

This Order brings into force on 1st October 1973 and 30th March 1974 respectively the provisions of the Criminal Justice Act 1972 set out in Schedules 1 and 2 to the Order.

(1)

The Criminal Appeal (Reference of Points of Law) Rules 1973(S.I. 1973/1114(1973 II, p. 3401)).

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