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Name: Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act 2007 (Act No. 6 of 2007).
Country: Mauritius
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2007-05-18
Entry into force:
Published on: Legal Supplement to the Government Gazette of Mauritius , 2007-06-02, No. 50, pp. 67-71
ISN: MUS-2007-L-77543
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=77543&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legal Supplement to the Government Gazette of Mauritius , 2007-06-02, No. 50, pp. 67-71
Supreme Court of Mauritius Supreme Court of Mauritius (consulted on 2008-01-25)
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Criminal Procedure Act by inserting a new section 150A concerning the sentence of penal servitude for life. At the discretion of the court, the term is to be not less than three years and may not exceed 60 years. In addition, consequential amendments are made to the Criminal Code is amended in sections 61, 64, 222, 223, 231, 236(2) and the Dangerous Drugs Act in sections 41(3) and 47(4).

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