Criminal Justice Act 2007

9.

Amendment of section 6 of Act of 1997.

9.— Section 6 of the Act of 1997 is amended—

( a) in subsection (1), by the substitution of the following paragraph for paragraph ( a):

“( a) the recognisance shall, in addition to the condition requiring his or her appearance before the court at the end of the period of remand of the accused person, be subject to the condition that the accused person shall not commit an offence while on bail,”,

and

( b) by the insertion of the following subsection after subsection (3):

“(3A) A recognisance referred to in subsection (3) shall contain a statement that the accused person may apply to the court at any time to vary or revoke a condition of the recognisance.”.