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The Criminal Appeal Act 1995 (Commencement No. 1 and Transitional Provisions) Order 1995

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3.  The following provisions of the 1995 Act shall, subject to article 4 below, come into force on 1 January 1996:

(a)sections 1, 2, 4 and 6;

(b)section 7, except to the extent that section 44A of the 1968 Act and section 47A of the 1980 Act, as inserted by that section, relate to references by the Criminal Cases Review Commission;

(c)sections 26 to 28;

(d)section 29, so far as is necessary to bring into force Schedules 2 and 3 to the extent specified below;

(e)section 30;

(f)section 31, except for subsection (1)(a);

(g)sections 32 to 34;

(h)in Schedule 2: paragraphs 1, 2, 4(1) to (3), 4(5), 5, 6, 12(1) to (4), 12(6), 15 and 17;

(i)Schedule 3, so far as it relates to the following enactments:

(i)section 23(3) of the 1968 Act;

(ii)the Courts-Martial (Appeals) Act 1968(1);

(iii)the Criminal Law Act 1977(2);

(iv)the Magistrates' Courts Act 1980(3);

(v)sections 16(1) and 25(3) of the 1980 Act;

(vi)the Supreme Court Act 1981(4);

(vii)the Criminal Justice Act 1988(5);

(viii)Paragraph 3(1) of Schedule 3 to the Criminal Procedure (Insanity and Unfitness to Plead) Act 1991(6).

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