Criminal Procedure (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2004

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54SIn section 286 (previous convictions: proof in support of substantive charge)—

(a)in subsection (1)(b), for “trial” substitute “ relevant ”,

(b)after subsection (1), insert—

(1A)In subsection (1)(b) above, “the relevant diet” means—

(a)in the case of proceedings in the High Court, the preliminary hearing;

(b)in any other case, the trial diet..

Commencement Information

I1Sch. para. 54 in force at 1.2.2005 by S.S.I. 2004/405, art. 2(1), sch. 1 (with arts. 3-5)