Domestic Violence Act 2018

Amendment of section 12 of Criminal Evidence Act 1992

44. Section 12(1) (amended by section 30 of the Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Act 2017 ) of the Criminal Evidence Act 1992 is amended in the definition of “relevant offence”—

(a) by the insertion of the following paragraph after paragraph (d):

“(da) an offence under section 33 , 38 or 39 of the Domestic Violence Act 2018;”,


(b) in paragraph (e), by the substitution of “(c), (d) or (da)” for “(c) or (d)”.