This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order brings into force certain provisions of the Summary Proceedings Amendment Act (No 2) 2011 (the Act) on 5 March 2012.
The provisions being brought into force—
amend the powers of a Registrar of a District Court to withdraw a warrant to arrest a defendant or witness:
make transitional provision in relation to the amendment of the powers of the Registrar to withdraw a warrant:
provide for the expiry of section 4 of the Act when the amendments to the Summary Proceedings Act 1957 that are contained in the Schedule of the Act come into force.
Date of notification in Gazette: 17 November 2011.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Justice.