Criminal Justice (Victims of Crime) Act 2017
Amendment of section 20 of Criminal Justice Act 1951
(a) in subsection (4), by the substitution of “of that person or a support worker chosen by a person referred to in paragraph (b)” for “of that person”, and
(b) by the insertion of the following subsection after subsection (6):
“(7) In this section, ‘support worker’ means a volunteer of, or an individual employed under a contract of service or under a contract for services by, an organisation which provides support to victims of crime.”.