58 Court may give directions about case management procedure

(1)

If the court considers that it will facilitate resolution of the proceeding, or it is otherwise in the interests of justice, the court may—

(a)

authorise or accept a departure from any of the requirements of sections 54 to 57:

(b)

give any other directions in relation to the management of the case.

(2)

A direction under subsection (1) may be given on the court’s own motion or on the application of the prosecutor or the defendant.

Section 58(1)(a): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 24 of the Criminal Procedure Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 25).