Criminal Justice Act 2011


Short title and commencement.

1.— (1) This Act may be cited as the Criminal Justice Act 2011.

(2) This Act shall come into operation on such day or days as the Minister may by order or orders appoint either generally or with reference to any particular purpose or provision and different days may be so appointed for different purposes or different provisions.


Editorial Notes:


Power pursuant to section exercised (9.08.2011) by Criminal Justice Act 2011 (Commencement) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 411 of 2011).

2. The 9th day of August 2011 is appointed as the day on which the following provisions of the Criminal Justice Act 2011 (No. 22 of 2011) shall come into operation:

(a) Part 1 (other than section 5);

(b) sections 7 (other than paragraph (c)) and 8;

(c) Part 3;

(d) Schedules 1 and 2.