Bail Act 1997
F21 [ Application of section 6 in relation to certain appellants.
6A. — Section 6 applies in relation to recognisances entered into by persons appealing against sentences of imprisonment imposed by the District Court with the following modifications:
( a ) by the substitution of the following paragraph for paragraph (a) of subsection (1) :
‘ ( a ) the recognisance shall be subject to the following conditions, namely, that the appellant shall —
(i) prosecute the appeal,
(ii) attend the sittings of the Circuit Court until the appeal has been determined, and
(iii) not commit an offence while on bail, ’ ;
( b ) references in that section to an accused person or a person charged with an offence are to be construed as references to persons so appealing;
( c ) the reference to a court in subsection (8) is to be construed as a reference to the District Court;
and with any other necessary modifications. ]
Inserted (1.07.2007) by Criminal Justice Act 2007 (29/2007), s. 10, S.I. No. 236 of 2007.
The section heading is taken from the amending provision in the absence of one included in the amendment.