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The Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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Information for financial and other purposes

56.—(1) The Secretary of State shall publish such information as he considers expedient for the purpose of—

(a)enabling persons engaged in the administration of criminal justice to become aware of the financial implications of their decisions; or

(b)facilitating the performance by such persons of their duty to avoid discriminating against any persons on any improper ground.

(2) Publication under paragraph (1) shall be effected in such manner as the Secretary of State considers appropriate for the purpose of bringing the information to the attention of the persons concerned.

(3) The Secretary of State may make rules regulating the collection of information under this Article.

Rules and orders

57.  Rules made under Article 2(2), 17, 26(5) or 56(3) and orders made under Article 4(4), 10(8)), 13(10), 38(4) or 54(3)(c) shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament in like manner as a statutory instrument and section 5 of the [1946 c. 36.] Statutory Instruments Act 1946 shall apply accordingly.

Amendments, transitional provisions and repeals

58.—(1) The statutory provisions specified in Schedule 5 shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in that Schedule, being minor amendments and amendments consequential upon the provisions of this Order.

(2) The transitional provisions and savings contained in Schedule 6 shall have effect.

(3) The statutory provisions set out in Schedule 7 are hereby repealed to the extent specified in the third column of that Schedule.

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