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Dismissal Of Transferred Charge

Volume 113: debated on Tuesday 31 March 1987

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Amendments made: No. 39, in page 7, line 43 at beginning insert 'Subject to subsection (3A) below,'.

No. 40, in page 7, line 47, at end insert—

'(3A) The judge may order a person who has made a written statement which it is proposed to adduce in evidence to supplement that statement by oral evidence.
(3B) If—
  • (a) the judge makes an order under subsection (3A) above; and
  • (b) the written statement is submitted to the court, the statement shall not be admitted as evidence unless—
  • (i) the person who made it gives oral evidence; or
  • (ii) the judge gives leave for it to be admitted without his doing so.'.
  • No. 41, in page 8, line 4 leave out

    'in pursuance of leave granted under subsection (2) above' and insert 'under this section'.—[Mr. Douglas Hogg.]