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Name: Criminal Matters Amendment Act, 2015 [Act No. 18 of 2015].
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-12-15
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 2015-12-15, Vol. 606, No. 39522
ISN: ZAF-2015-L-104334
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 2015-12-15, Vol. 606, No. 39522
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line South African Government Information , South Africa PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2017-05-24)
Abstract/Citation: To amend the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977, so as to regulate bail in respect of essential infrastructure-related offences; to amend the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1997, so as to regulate the imposition of discretionary minimum sentences for essential infrastructure-related offences; to create a new offence relating to essential infrastructure; to amend the Prevention of Organised Crime Act, 1998, so as to insert a new offence in Schedule 1 to the Act; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
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