Criminal Justice (Mutual Assistance) Act 2008


Request for evidence through television link for use outside State.

68.— (1) This section applies to a request for a witness who is present in the State to give evidence through a television link in criminal proceedings before a court or tribunal in a designated state.

(2) The request shall include the following information:

( a) the name, address and, if known, the nationality of the witness;

( b) the court or authority making the request;

( c) the name of the person or persons who will conduct the hearing;

( d) a statement as to why it is not desirable or F52 [ practicable ] for the witness to give evidence in person;

( e) the likely date of the hearing.