Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Act of Adjournal may be cited as the Act of Adjournal (Criminal Procedure Rules Amendment) (Criminal Proceedings etc. (Reform) (Scotland) Act 2007) 2008 and shall come into force on 10th March 2008.

(2) This Act of Adjournal shall be inserted in the Books of Adjournal.

(3) In this Act of Adjournal, “the Rules” means the Criminal Procedure Rules 1996(1).


The Criminal Procedure Rules 1996 are contained in Schedule 2 to the Act of Adjournal (Criminal Procedure Rules 1996) (S.I. 1996/513, last amended by S.S.I. 2007/511).