Updated to 27 January 2023 (Act No. 52 of 2022 and S.I. No. 16 of 2023)

Criminal Law Act 1976
No. 32 of 1976

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 24 September 1976 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S.3 am. 2/2005, s.5 (1) (4)
S.3, appl. with ness. mods. 2/2005, s.5 (2) (4)
S.6(2) Min. power to issue directions for investigation S.I. No. 252 of 2007, rls.1(2), 54(3)
S. 6(2)(a) am. 26/2006, ss. 1(2), 196
S.6(3) applied S.I. No. 252 of 2007, rls.1(2), 6 (1), 82(1)
S.7 (1) (e) rep. 34/1990, ss. 6, 8 (2)
S.7 (2) am. 22/1984, ss. 1 (1) (2), 2, 6 (5)
S.8 (1) (i)-(k), pars. substit. 29/2000, ss. 6, 13 (2)
S.8 (1) (j), par. ins. 12/1990, ss. 1 (3), 17
S.8 (1) (k), par. ins. 4/1997, s.13
S. 8(1)(i)-(l) substituted 42/2021, ss. 1(2), 21
S. 8(1)(m) inserted 42/2021, ss. 1(2), 21
S.9, appl. with saver. 15/1994, ss. 2, 55 (7)
S.9 (1) appl. 15/1994, ss. 2, 35, sch. 1, par. 4
S.9 (2) appl. 40/1998, s.30 (3)
S.11 (2) rep. 26/1997, ss. 22, 31, 32 (2) (3), sch.
S.13 rstrct. 21/1981, ss. 8 (2), 18
S.13 (1) am. 22/1984, ss. 1 (1) (3), 12 (2)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act