Updated to 23 July 2019 (Act No. 33 of 2019 and S.I. No. 428 of 2019)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1, 2 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
S. 3 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Ss. 4, 5 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
S. 6 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Ss. 7, 8 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
Ss. 9, 10 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Ss. 11-13 Not yet commenced. Requires commencement order under s. 1(2)
Ss. 14, 15 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Ss. 16, 17 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
S. 18 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
S. 19 insofar as it inserts par. (a) of s. 28(3) of the Criminal Procedure Act 1967 (No. 12 of 1967)  1 May 2009 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 165 of 2009), art. 2, 
Ss. 20- 27 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
Ss. 28- 32 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Ss. 33- 40 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
S. 41 Not yet commenced. Requires commencement order under s. 1(2)
Ss. 42, 43 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
S. 44 9 May 2007 Commenced on enactment
Ss. 45- 56 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
S. 57 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Ss. 58- 60 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3
Sch. 1 1 July 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 4
Sch. 2 18 May 2007 Criminal Justice Act 2007 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 236 of 2007), art. 3

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 25(8)(b) amended Parole Act 2019 (28/2019), ss. 1(2), 37(a)
S. 25(8)(c) amended Parole Act 2019 (28/2019), ss. 1(2), 37(b)
S. 25(8)(d) inserted Parole Act 2019 (28/2019), ss. 1(2), 37(c)
S. 26A new section inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 14(1)
S. 26A(10) specification of restrictions and conditions Post-Release (Restrictions on Certain Activities) Orders Scheme 2010 (S.I. No. 330 of 2010), art. 2, sch.
S. 50 power to take samples and prints from persons in custody Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Act 2014 (No. 11 of 2014), ss. 1(2), 9, 11-13, 31-33, 35, 86, 100
S. 50 destruction of samples taken in custody Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Act 2014 (No. 11 of 2014), ss. 1(2), 76-80, 84, 85
S. 50(1)(c) amended Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(1)(a)
S. 50(1)(d) amended Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(1)(b)
S. 50(1)(e) new paragraph inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009),s. 23(1)(c)
S. 50(4A) new subsection inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(2)(a)
S. 50(4B) new subsection inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(2)(a)
S. 50(4C) new subsection inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(2)(a)
S. 50(9) substituted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(2)(b)
S. 51(1) construction of references Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Act 2014 (No. 11 of 2014) ss. 1(2), 166
S. 51(1) substituted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(3)
S. 51(1A) new subsection inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(3)
S. 52 amended Criminal Justice Act 2017 (14/2017), ss. 11, 13(2)
  Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Act 2014 (No. 11 of 2014), ss. 1(2), 108(a)
  Criminal Justice Act 2011 (No. 22 of 2011), ss. 1(2), 14
  Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 23(4)
S. 52(1), (2) inserted Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Act 2014 (No. 11 of 2014), ss. 1(2), 108(b)-(c)
Sch. 2 par. 9(b) substituted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 14(2)
Sch. 2 par. 9(ba) inserted Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 32 of 2009), s. 14(2)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 26A Post-Release (Restrictions on Certain Activities) Orders Scheme 2010 (S.I. No. 330 of 2010)