This note is not part of the rules, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These rules, which come into force on the first day on which the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (the Act) is fully in force, amend the Supreme Court Rules 2004 (the principal rules). The amendments are required to bring the principal rules into line with the new law contained in the Act and the Criminal Procedure Rules 2012, and to update references to provisions that the Act replaces.
Date of notification in Gazette: 23 May 2013.
These rules are administered by the Ministry of Justice.