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Name: Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 (c.28).
Country: United Kingdom
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-11-15
Entry into force:
ISN: GBR-2004-L-92498
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=92498&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line legislation.gov.uk, National Archives, United Kingdom PDF of Act as amended to 13/03/2013 PDF of Act as amended to 13/03/2013 (consulted on 2013-03-14)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to amend Part 4 of the Family Law Act 1996, the Protection from Harassment Act 1997 and the Protection from Harassment (Northern Ireland) Order 1997; to make provision about homicide; to make common assault an arrestable offence; to make provision for the payment of surcharges by offenders; to make provision about alternative verdicts; to provide for a procedure under which a jury tries only sample counts on an indictment; to make provision about findings of unfitness to plead and about persons found unfit to plead or not guilty by reason of insanity; to make provision about the execution of warrants; to make provision about the enforcement of orders imposed on conviction; to amend section 58 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003 and to amend Part 12 of that Act in relation to intermittent custody; to make provision in relation to victims of offences, witnesses of offences and others affected by offences; and to make provision about the recovery of compensation from offenders.
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