Fines Act 2010

10.

Summary trial of indictable offences.

10.— (1) Section 4(1) (amended by section 17 of the Act of 1984) of the Criminal Justice Act 1951 is amended by the substitution of “class A fine within the meaning of Part 2 of the Fines Act 2010” for “fine not exceeding £1,000”.

(2) Section 13(3)( a) (amended by section 17 of the Act of 1984) of the Criminal Procedure Act 1967 is amended by the substitution of “class A fine within the meaning of Part 2 of the Fines Act 2010” for “fine not exceeding £1,000”.

(3) Section 53(2) of the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001 is amended by the substitution of “class A fine within the meaning of Part 2 of the Fines Act 2010” for “fine not exceeding £1,500”.

(4) In this section “Act of 1984” means the Criminal Justice Act 1984.