Criminal Justice (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009
Amendments to section 12 of Act of 2003.
( a) in subsection (3)—
(i) by the insertion after “this Act” of “or any other document to be transmitted for the purposes of this Act”, and
(ii) by the substitution for paragraph ( b) of the following paragraph:
“( b) any means capable of producing a written record under conditions allowing the Central Authority in the State to establish its authenticity.”,
( b) by the deletion of subsections (4), (5) and (6),
( c) by the substitution for subsection (7) of the following:
“(7) For the purposes of this Act, a document shall be deemed to be a true copy of an original document if it has been certified as a true copy of the original document by—
( a) the issuing judicial authority, or
( b) an officer of the central authority of the issuing state.”,
( d) in subsection (9) by the deletion of the words “facsimile copy or”.