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JURIES ACT 1974

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1974 CHAPTER 23

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Introductory Text

Juries Act 1974

1974 CHAPTER 23

An Act to consolidate certain enactments relating to juries, jurors and jury service with corrections and improvements made under the Consolidation of Enactments (Procedure) Act 1949.

[9th July 1974]

Annotations:

Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C1 Act amended by S.I. 1986/1081, regs. 2, 51(6)

C2 By Criminal Justice Act 1991 (c. 53, SIF 39:1), s. 101(1), Sch. 12 para. 23; S.I. 1991/2208, art. 2(1), Sch.1 it is provided (14.10.1991) that in relation to any time before the commencement of s.70 of that 1991 Act (which came into force on 1.10.1992 by S.I. 1992/333, art. 2(2), Sch. 2) references in any enactment amended by that 1991 Act, to youth courts shall be construed as references to juvenile courts.

Commencement Information

I1 Act wholly in force at 9. 8. 1974 see s. 23(3)


[F1 1 Qualification for jury service

(1) Subject to the provisions of this Act, every person shall be qualified to serve as a juror in the Crown Court, the High Court and [F2 the county court] and be liable accordingly to attend for jury service when summoned under this Act if—

(a) he is for the time being registered as a parliamentary or local government elector [F3 and aged eighteen or over but under seventy six] ;
(b) he has been ordinarily resident in the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man for any period of at least five years since attaining the age of thirteen; and
F4 (c). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
(d) he is not disqualified for jury service.
F5 (2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(3) The persons who are disqualified for jury service are those listed in [F6 Schedule 1] .]

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F1 S. 1 substituted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 2; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g) (with art. 2(4))

F2 Words in s. 1(1) substituted (22.4.2014) by Crime and Courts Act 2013 (c. 22), s. 61(3), Sch. 9 para. 96(a); S.I. 2014/954, art. 2(c) (with art. 3) (with transitional provisions and savings in S.I. 2014/956, arts. 3-11)

F3 Words in s. 1(1)(a) substituted (1.12.2016) by Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 (c. 2), ss. 68(2), 95(1); S.I. 2016/896, art. 3(b)

F4 Words in s. 1(1)(c) omitted (15.7.2013) by virtue of Mental Health (Discrimination) Act 2013 (c. 8), ss. 2(1)(a), 4(2); S.I. 2013/1694, art. 2

F5 S. 1(2) omitted (15.7.2013) by virtue of Mental Health (Discrimination) Act 2013 (c. 8), ss. 2(1)(b), 4(2); S.I. 2013/1694, art. 2

F6 Words in s. 1(3) substituted (15.7.2013) by Mental Health (Discrimination) Act 2013 (c. 8), ss. 2(1)(c), 4(2); S.I. 2013/1694, art. 2


2 Summoning.

(1) Subject to the provisions of this Act, the Lord Chancellor shall be responsible for the summoning of jurors to attend for service in the Crown Court, the High Court and [F7 the county court] and for determining the occasions on which they are to attend when so summoned, and the number to be summoned.

(2) In making arrangements to discharge his duty under subsection (1) above the Lord Chancellor shall have regard to the convenience of the persons summoned and to their respective places of residence, and in particular to the desirability of selecting jurors within reasonable daily travelling distance of the place where they are to attend.

(3) Subject to subsection (2) above, there shall be no restriction on the places in England and Wales at which a person may be required to attend or serve on a jury under this Act.

(4) Subject to the provisions of this Act, jurors shall be so summoned by notice in writing sent by post, or delivered by hand.

For the purposes of [F8 section 7 of the Interpretation Act M1 1978] (presumption as to receipt of letter properly addressed and sent by post) the notice shall be regarded as properly addressed if the address is that shown in the electoral register, and a notice so addressed, and delivered by hand to that address, shall be deemed to have been delivered personally to the person to whom it is addressed unless the contrary is proved.
(5) A written summons sent or delivered to any person under subsection (4) above shall be accompanied by a notice informing him—

(a) of the effect of sections 1, F9 . . . 10 and 20(5) of this Act; and
(b) that he may make representations to the appropriate officer with a view to obtaining the withdrawal of the summons, if for any reason he is not qualified for jury service, or wishes or is entitled to be excused;
and where a person [F10 is summoned under subsection (4) above or] under section 6 of this Act, the appropriate officer may [F11 at any time] put or cause to be put to him such questions as the officer thinks fit in order to establish whether or not the person is qualified for jury service.
(6) A certificate signed by the appropriate officer and stating that a written summons under this Act, properly addressed and prepaid, was posted by him shall be admissible as evidence in any proceedings, and shall be so admissible without proof of his signature or official character.

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F7 Words in s. 2(1) substituted (22.4.2014) by Crime and Courts Act 2013 (c. 22), s. 61(3), Sch. 9 para. 96(a); S.I. 2014/954, art. 2(c) (with art. 3) (with transitional provisions and savings in S.I. 2014/956, arts. 3-11)

F8 Words substituted by virtue of Interpretation Act 1978 (c. 30), s. 17(2)

F9 Word in s. 2(5)(a) repealed (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 332, 336, Sch. 37 Pt. 10; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(l)(iv)

F10 Words substituted by Administration of Justice Act 1982 (c. 53, SIF 37), s. 61(a)

F11 Words inserted by Administration of Justice Act 1982 (c. 53, SIF 37), s. 61(b)

Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C3 S. 2: reference to the register of parliamentary and local government electors to be construed as mentioned in Representation of the People Act 1983 (c. 2, SIF 42), ss. 205, 206, Sch. 7 para. 10

C4 S. 2 modified (31.8.1999) by S.I. 1999/2128, art. 3(2).

Marginal Citations

M1 1978 c. 30.


3 Electoral register as basis of jury selection.

(1) Every electoral registration officer under the [F12 Representation of the People Act 1983] shall as soon as practicable after the publication of any register of electors for his area deliver to such officer as the Lord Chancellor may designate such number of copies of the register as the designated officer may require for the purpose of summoning jurors, and on each copy there shall be indicated those persons on the register whom the registration officer has ascertained to be, or to have been on a date also indicated on the copy [F13

(a) aged under eighteen, or
(b) aged seventy six or over] .
[F14 (1A) If a register to be delivered under subsection (1) above includes any anonymous entries (within the meaning of that Act of 1983) the registration officer must, at the same time as he delivers the register, also deliver to the designated officer any record prepared in pursuance of provision made as mentioned in paragraph 8A of Schedule 2 to that Act which relates to such anonymous entries.]

(2) The reference in subsection (1) above to a register of electors does not include a ward list within the meaning of section 4(1) of the City of London (Various Powers) Act M2 1957.

(3). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F15

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F12 Words substituted by Representation of the People Act 1983 (c. 2, SIF 42), s. 206, Sch. 8 para. 17

F13 Words in s. 3(1) substituted (9.9.2016) by Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 (c. 2), ss. 68(3), 95(1); S.I. 2016/896, art. 2(b)

F14 S. 3(1A) inserted (1.1.2007) by Electoral Administration Act 2006 (c. 22), ss. 10(2), 77(2), Sch. 1 para. 1; S.I. 2006/3412, art. 3, Sch. 1 para. 12(a)

F15 S. 3(3) repealed by Representation of the People Act 1983 (c. 2, SIF 42), s. 206, Sch. 9 Pt. II

Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C5 S. 3(1): references to the register of parliamentary and local government electors in each place where occurring to be construed as mentioned in Representation of the People Act 1983 (c. 2, SIF 42), ss 205, 206, Sch. 7 para. 10

C6 S. 3(2): reference to the register of parliamentary and local government electors to be construed as mentioned in Representation of the People Act 1983 (c. 2, SIF 42), ss. 205, 206, Sch. 7 para. 10

Marginal Citations

M2 1957 c. x.


4 Withdrawal or alteration of summonses.

If it appears to the appropriate officer, at any time before the day on which any person summoned under section 2 of this Act is first to attend, that his attendance is unnecessary, or can be dispensed with on any particular day or days, the appropriate officer may withdraw or alter the summons by notice served in the same way as a notice of summons.

5 Panels.

(1) The arrangements to be made by the Lord Chancellor under this Act shall include the preparation of lists (called panels) of persons summoned as jurors, and the information to be included in panels, the court sittings for which they are prepared, their division into parts or sets (whether according to the day of first attendance or otherwise) , their enlargement or amendment, and all other matters relating to the contents and form of the panels shall be such as the Lord Chancellor may from time to time direct.

(2) A party to proceedings in which jurors are or may be called on to try an issue, and any person acting on behalf of a party to such proceedings, shall be entitled to reasonable facilities for inspecting the panel from which the jurors are or will be drawn.

(3) The right conferred by subsection (2) above shall not be exercisable after the close of the trial by jury (or after the time when it is no longer possible for there to be a trial by jury).

(4) The court may, if it thinks fit, at any time afford to any person facilities for inspecting the panel, although not given the right by subsection (2) above.

[F16 (5) The Lord Chancellor must consult the Lord Chief Justice before giving any direction under subsection (1).

(6) The Lord Chief Justice may nominate a judicial office holder (as defined in section 109(4) of the Constitutional Reform Act 2005) to exercise his functions under this section.]

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F16 S. 5(5)(6) inserted (3.4.2006) by Constitutional Reform Act 2005 (c. 4), ss. 15, 148, Sch. 4 para. 78; S.I. 2006/1014, art. 2(a), Sch. 1 para. 11(e)


6 Summoning in exceptional circumstances.

(1) If it appears to the court that a jury to try any issue before the court will be, or probably will be, incomplete, the court may, if the court thinks fit, require any persons who are in, or in the vicinity of, the court, to be summoned (without any written notice) for jury service up to the number needed (after allowing for any who may not be qualified under section 1 of this Act, and for [F17 excusals] and challenges) to make up a full jury.

(2) The names of the persons so summoned shall be added to the panel and the court shall proceed as if those so summoned had been included in the panel in the first instance.

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F17 Word substituted by Criminal Justice Act 1988 (c. 33, SIF 39:1), ss. 123(6), 170(1), Sch. 8 para. 16, Sch. 15 para. 45


7 Attendance and service.

Subject to the provisions of this Act, a person summoned under this Act shall attend for so many days as may be directed by the summons or by the appropriate officer, and shall be liable to serve on any jury (in the Crown Court or the High Court or [F18 the county] court) at the place to which he is summoned, or in the vicinity.

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F18 Words in s. 7 substituted (22.4.2014) by Crime and Courts Act 2013 (c. 22), s. 61(3), Sch. 9 para. 96(b); S.I. 2014/954, art. 2(c) (with art. 3) (with transitional provisions and savings in S.I. 2014/956, arts. 3-11)


8 Excusal for previous jury service.

(1) If a person summoned under this Act shows to the satisfaction of the appropriate officer, or of the court (or any of the courts) to which he is summoned—

(a) that he has served on a jury, or duly attended to serve on a jury, in the prescribed period ending with the service of the summons on him, or
(b) that the Crown Court or any other court has excused him from jury service for a period which has not terminated,
the officer or court shall excuse him from attending, or further attending, in pursuance of the summons.
(2) In subsection (1) above “the prescribed period” means two years or such longer period as the Lord Chancellor may prescribe by order made by statutory instrument subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament, and any such order may be varied or revoked by a subsequent order under this subsection.

(3) Records of persons summoned under this Act, and of persons included in panels, shall be kept in such manner as the Lord Chancellor may direct, and the Lord Chancellor may, if he thinks fit, make arrangements for allowing inspection of the records so kept by members of the public in such circumstances and subject to such conditions as he may prescribe.

(4) A person duly attending in compliance with a summons under this Act shall be entitled on application to the appropriate officer to a certificate recording that he has so attended.

(5) In subsection (1) above the words “served on a jury” refer to service on a jury in any court, including any court of assize or other court abolished by the Courts Act M3 1971, but excluding service on a jury in a coroner’s court.

Annotations:

Marginal Citations

M3 1971 c. 23.


9 Excusal for certain persons and discretionary excusal.

(1) F19 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(2) If any person summoned under this Act shows to the satisfaction of the appropriate officer that there is good reason why he should be excused from attending in pursuance of the summons, the appropriate officer may [F20 , subject to section 9A(1A) of this Act,] excuse him from so attending F21 . . . .

[F22 (2A) Without prejudice to subsection (2) above, the appropriate officer shall excuse a full-time serving member of Her Majesty’s naval, military or air forces from attending in pursuance of a summons if—

(a) that member’s commanding officer certifies to the appropriate officer that it would be prejudicial to the efficiency of the service if that member were to be required to be absent from duty, and
(b) subsection (2A) or (2B) of section 9A of this Act applies.
(2B) Subsection (2A) above does not affect the application of subsection (2) above to a full-time serving member of Her Majesty’s naval, military or air forces in a case where he is not entitled to be excused under subsection (2A).]

(3) [F23 Criminal Procedure Rules] shall provide a right of appeal to the court (or one of the courts) before which the person is summoned to attend against any refusal of the appropriate officer to excuse him under subsection (2) above [F24 or any failure by the appropriate officer to excuse him as required by subsection (2A) above] .

(4) Without prejudice to the preceding provisions of this section, the court (or any of the courts) before which a person is summoned to attend under this Act may excuse that person from so attending;

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F19 S. 9(1) repealed (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 332, 336, Sch. 33 para. 3, Sch. 37 Pt. 10; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)(l)(iv)

F20 Words in s. 9(2) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 4; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F21 Words in s. 9(2) repealed (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 332, 336, Sch. 37 Pt. 10; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(l)(iv)

F22 S. 9(2A)(2B) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 5; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F23 Words in s. 9(3) substituted (1.9.2004) by Courts Act 2003 (c. 39), ss. 109(1), 110, Sch. 8 para. 172(a); S.I. 2004/2066, art. 2(c)(viii) (with art. 3)

F24 Words in s. 9(3) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 6; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)


[F25 9A Discretionary deferral.

(1) If any person summoned under this Act shows to the satisfaction of the appropriate officer that there is good reason why his attendance in pursuance of the summons should be deferred, the appropriate officer may [F26 , subject to subsection (2) below,] defer his attendance, and, if he does so, he shall vary the days on which that person is summoned to attend and the summons shall have effect accordingly.

[F27 (1A) Without prejudice to subsection (1) above and subject to subsection (2) below, the appropriate officer—

(a) shall defer the attendance of a full-time serving member of Her Majesty’s naval, military or air forces in pursuance of a summons if subsection (1B) below applies, and
(b) for this purpose, shall vary the dates upon which that member is summoned to attend and the summons shall have effect accordingly.
(1B) This subsection applies if that member’s commanding officer certifies to the appropriate officer that it would be prejudicial to the efficiency of the service if that member were to be required to be absent from duty.

(1C) Nothing in subsection (1A) or (1B) above shall affect the application of subsection (1) above to a full-time serving member of Her Majesty’s naval, military or air forces in a case where subsection (1B) does not apply.]

[F28 (2) The attendance of a person in pursuance of a summons shall not be deferred under subsection (1) or (1A) above if subsection (2A) or (2B) below applies.]

[F29 (2A) This subsection applies where a deferral of the attendance of the person in pursuance of the summons has previously been made or refused under subsection (1) above or has previously been made under subsection (1A) above.

(2B) This subsection applies where—

(a) the person is a full-time serving member of Her Majesty’s naval, military or air forces, and
(b) in addition to certifying to the appropriate officer that it would be prejudicial to the efficiency of the service if that member were to be required to be absent from duty, that member’s commanding officer certifies that this position is likely to remain for any period specified for the purpose of this subsection in guidance issued under section 9AA of this Act.]
(3) [F30 Criminal Procedure Rules] shall provide a right of appeal to the court (or one of the courts) before which the person is summoned to attend against any refusal of the appropriate officer to defer his attendance under subsection (1) above [F31 or any failure by the appropriate officer to defer his attendance as required by subsection (1A) above] .

(4) Without prejudice to the preceding provisions of this section, the court (or any of the courts) before which a person is summoned to attend under this Act may defer his attendance.]

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F25 S. 9A inserted by Criminal Justice Act 1988 (c. 33, SIF 39:1), ss. 120, 123(6), Sch. 8 para. 16

F26 Words in s. 9A(1) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 7; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F27 S. 9A(1A)-(1C) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 8; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F28 S. 9A(2) substituted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 9; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F29 S. 9A(2A)(2B) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 10; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F30 Words in s. 9A(3) substituted (1.9.2004) by Courts Act 2003 (c. 39), ss. 109(1), 110, Sch. 8 para. 172(b); S.I. 2004/2066, art. 2(c)(viii) (with art. 3)

F31 Words in s. 9A(3) inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 11; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)


[F32 9AA Requirement to issue guidance

(1) The Lord Chancellor shall [F33 , after consulting the Lord Chief Justice,] issue guidance as to the manner in which the functions of the appropriate officer under sections 9 and 9A of this Act are to be exercised.

(2) The Lord Chancellor shall—

(a) lay before each House of Parliament the guidance, and any revised guidance, issued under this section, and
(b) arrange for the guidance, or revised guidance, to be published in a manner which he considers appropriate.
[F34 (3) The Lord Chief Justice may nominate a judicial office holder (as defined in section 109(4) of the Constitutional Reform Act 2005) to exercise his functions under this section.] ]

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F32 S. 9AA inserted (5.4.2004) by Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44), ss. 321, 336, Sch. 33 para. 12; S.I. 2004/829, art. 2(1)(2)(g)

F33 Words in s. 9AA(1) inserted (3.4.2006) by Constitutional Reform Act 2005 (c. 4), ss. 15, 148, Sch. 4 para. 79(2); S.I. 2006/1014, art. 2(a), Sch. 1 para. 11(e)

F34 S. 9AA(3) inserted (3.4.2006) by Constitutional Reform Act 2005 (c. 4), ss. 15, 148, Sch. 4 para. 79(3); S.I. 2006/1014, art. 2(a), Sch. 1 para. 11(e)


[F35 9B Discharge of summonses to disabled persons only if incapable of acting effectively as a juror.

(1) Where it appears to the appropriate officer, in the case of a person attending in pursuance of a summons under this Act, that on account of physical disability there is doubt as to his capacity to act effectively as a juror, the person may be brought before the judge.

(2) The judge shall determine whether or not the person should act as a juror; but he shall affirm the summons unless he is of the opinion that the person will not, on account of his disability, be capable of acting effectively as a juror, in which case he shall discharge the summons.

[F36 (3) In this section and section 10 “the judge” means—

(a) a judge of the High Court,
(b) a Circuit judge,
(c) a District Judge (Magistrates' Courts) ,F37 ...
(d) a Recorder.] ] [F38 , or
(e) subject to subsection (4) , a qualifying judge advocate (within the meaning of the Senior Courts Act 1981).
(4) Subsection (3) (e) applies only where the case relates to a summons to attend for jury service in the Crown Court.]

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F35 S. 9B added (3.2.1995) by 1994 c. 33, s. 41; S.I. 1995/127, art. 2(1), Sch. 1

F36 S. 9B(3) substituted (1.4.2005) by Courts Act 2003 (c. 39), ss. 65, 110, Sch. 4 para. 3; S.I. 2005/910, art. 3(u)

F37 Word in s. 9B(3)(c) repealed (2.4.2012) by Armed Forces Act 2011 (c. 18), s. 32(3), Sch. 2 para. 9(a), Sch. 5; S.I. 2012/669, art. 4(c)(f)(i)

F38 S. 9B(3)(e)(4) and word inserted (2.4.2012) by Armed Forces Act 2011 (c. 18), s. 32(3), Sch. 2 para. 9(b) (with Sch. 2 para. 10); S.I. 2012/669, art. 4(c); S.I. 2012/669, art. 4(c)


10 Discharge of summonses in case of doubt as to capacity to act effectively as a juror.

Where it appears to the appropriate officer, in the case of a person attending in pursuance of a summons under this Act, that on account of F39 . . . insufficient understanding of English there is doubt as to his capacity to act effectively as a juror, the person may be brought before the judge, who shall determine whether or not he should act as a juror and, if not, shall discharge the summons F40 . . . .

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F39 Words in s. 10 repealed (3.2.1995) by 1994 c. 33, s. 168(3), Sch. 11; S.I. 1995/127, art. 2(1), Sch. 1, Appendix C

F40 Words in s. 10 repealed (1.4.2005) by Courts Act 2003 (c. 39), ss. 65, 109(3), 110, Sch. 4 para. 4, Sch. 10; S.I. 2005/910, art. 3(u)(aa)


11 The ballot and swearing of jurors.

(1) The jury to try an issue before a court shall be selected by ballot in open court from the panel, or part of the panel, of jurors summoned to attend at the time and place in question.

(2) The power of summoning jurors under section 6 of this Act may be exercised after balloting has begun, as well as earlier, and if exercised after balloting has begun the court may dispense with balloting for persons summoned under that section.

(3) No two or more members of a jury to try an issue in a court shall be sworn together.

(4) Subject to subsection (5) below, the jury selected by any one ballot shall try only one issue (but any juror shall be liable to be selected on more than one ballot).

(5) Subsection (4) above shall not prevent—

(a) the trial of two or more issues by the same jury if the trial of the second or last issue begins within 24 hours from the time when the jury is constituted, or
(b) F41 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
(c) in a criminal case beginning with a special plea, the trial of the accused on the general issue by the jury trying the special plea.
(6) In the cases within subsection (5) (a) F42 . . . and (c) above the court may, on the trial of the second or any subsequent issue, instead of proceeding with the same jury in its entirety, order any juror to withdraw, if the court considers he could be justly challenged or excused, or if the parties to the proceedings consent, and the juror to replace him shall, subject to subsection (2) above, be selected by ballot in open court.

Annotations:

Amendments (Textual)

F41 S. 11(5)(b) repealed (31.3.2005) by Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 (c. 28), ss. 58(1)(2), 60, Sch. 10 para. 8(2), Sch. 11 (with Sch. 12 para. 8); S.I. 2005/579, art. 3(g)(i)(iv)

F42 Word in s. 11(6) repealed (31.3.2005) by Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 (c. 28), ss. 58(1)(2), 60, Sch. 10 para. 8(3), Sch. 11 (with Sch. 12 para. 8); S.I. 2005/579, art. 3(i)(iv)