11 Restriction on bail if defendant with previous conviction for specified offence found guilty or pleads guilty to further specified offence

(1)

No defendant of or over the age of 18 years who is found guilty of, or pleads guilty to, a specified offence (as defined in section 10(2)) and who has 1 or more previous convictions for a specified offence (whether those convictions were for the same specified offence or for different specified offences) may, while waiting to be sentenced or otherwise dealt with for the first-mentioned specified offence, be granted bail or allowed to go at large.

(2)

No defendant aged 17 years who is found guilty of, or pleads guilty to, a specified offence in the District Court or the High Court and who has 1 or more previous convictions for a specified offence (whether those convictions were for the same specified offence or for different specified offences) may, while waiting to be sentenced or otherwise dealt with for the first-mentioned specified offence, be granted bail or allowed to go at large.

Compare: 1961 No 43 s 318(6)

Section 11(1): amended, on 1 July 2019, by section 20(1) of the Oranga Tamariki Legislation Act 2019 (2019 No 30).

Section 11(2): inserted, on 1 July 2019, by section 20(2) of the Oranga Tamariki Legislation Act 2019 (2019 No 30).