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Name: Trial on Indictments (Amendment) Statute, 1990 (No. 5)
Country: Uganda
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1990-09-10
Entry into force:
Published on: Uganda Gazette, 1990-09-28, Vol. LXXXIII, No. 40, pp. 53-55
ISN: UGA-1990-R-55304
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=55304&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Uganda Gazette, 1990-09-28, Vol. LXXXIII, No. 40, pp. 53-55
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Trial on Indictments Decree 1971, so as to minimise the period of remand preceding the trial by the High Court of an accused person, to require that an accused person is provided with a summary of the prosecution case and sufficient notice prior to trial and to regulate the grant of bail for serious offences such as rape, defilement and the issuing of false cheques.

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