This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order brings certain provisions of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 into force on 5 March 2012. That Act sets out the procedure for the conduct of criminal proceedings.
The provisions being brought into force—
by clause 2(a) relate to preliminary matters:
by clause 2(b) relate to sentence indications:
by clause 2(c) relate to public access and restrictions on reporting:
by clause 2(d) contain powers to make rules and regulations.
The provision being brought into force by clause 2(e) is a transitional provision relating to appeals.
Date of notification in Gazette: 17 November 2011.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice.