Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act, 2001

Jurisdiction of District Court in certain proceedings.

61.—For the purposes of the exercise of jurisdiction by a judge of the District Court in proceedings for an offence under this Act committed on a vessel or hovercraft or on an installation in the territorial seas or in a designated area (within the meaning of the Continental Shelf Act, 1968 ) the offence may be treated as having been committed in any place in the State.