This legislation has been repealed.
- As at 3 April 2000 - Act 87 of 1989 TABLE OF PROVISIONS Long Title PART 1 - PRELIMINARY 1. Name of Act 2. Commencement 3. Objects of Act 4. Definitions PART 2 - SENTENCING 5. Minimum and additional terms 6. Fixed terms: alternative to minimum and additional terms 7. Fixed terms: sentences of 6 months or less 8. Information about minimum or fixed term 9. Cumulative sentences 10. Restriction on setting minimum and additional terms 11. Powers on appeal 12. Operation of this Part 13. Exclusions from this Part 13A. Existing life sentences PART 3 - PAROLE Division 1 - Release on parole 14. Eligibility for release on parole 15. Parole order necessary for release Division 2 - Parole orders-sentences of more than 3 years Subdivision 1 - General 16. Application of this Division 17. General duty of the Board Subdivision 2 - Prisoners other than serious offenders 17A. Application of this Subdivision 18. Consideration by the Board 19. Decision of the Board about release on parole 19A. (Repealed) 20. Notice of refusal of parole 21. Review by the Board 22. Decision after review Subdivision 3 - Serious offenders 22A. Application of this Subdivision 22B. Definitions 22C. Preliminary consideration by Board 22D. Formulation of Board’s initial intention 22E. General procedure following formulation of Board’s initial intention 22F. Preliminary notice to victims of initial intention to make parole order 22G. Preliminary notice to prisoner of initial intention not to make a parole order 22H. Procedure following preliminary notice to victims of initial intention to make parole order 22I. Procedure following preliminary notice to prisoner of initial intention not to make a parole order 22J. Decision following review 22K. Decision where no review 22L. Parole order 22M. Victims Register and notice to victims and other persons 22N. Reasons to be provided for rejection of Review Council’s advice 22O. Submissions by the State 22P. Matters to be considered concerning certain serious offenders Subdivision 4 - Applications to Court of Criminal Appeal 23. Application to Court of Criminal Appeal by prisoner 23A. Application to Court of Criminal Appeal by Crown Division 3 - Parole orders-sentences of 3 years or less 24. Making of parole orders by court 25. Making of parole orders by Board Division 3A - Parole orders-exceptional circumstances 25A. Parole orders in exceptional circumstances Division 4 - Parole orders-general provisions 26. Duration of parole order 27. Terms and conditions of parole order 28. Revocation of parole order before release 29. Release under parole order 30. Effect of parole order 31. Procedural requirements 32. Powers of Board if breach suspected 33. Inquiry into suspected breach 34. Revocation of parole order by Board 34A. Request by State to revoke parole order 35. Revocation of parole order by court 36. Warrants 37. Judicial notice of warrants 38. Notice of revocation 39. Review of revocation 40. Decision after review 41. Application to Court of Criminal Appeal 41A. Application to Court of Criminal Appeal by State PART 4 - APPLICATION OF THIS ACT TO CHILDREN 42. Definitions 43. Application of this Act to children PART 5 - THE PAROLE BOARD 44. Constitution of the Board 45. Composition of the Board 46. Provisions relating to members, Divisions and procedure of the Board 47. Secretary and other staff of the Board PART 6 - MISCELLANEOUS 48. Disclosure of information 49. Security of certain information 50. Report to the Minister 51. Information concerning prisoners and prisons 52. Evidence 53. Royal prerogative etc preserved 54. Proceedings for offences 55. Regulations 56. Repeals 57. Savings and transitional provisions 58. Amendment of Acts SCHEDULE 1 SCHEDULE 2 SCHEDULE 2A SCHEDULE 3 SCHEDULE 4 SCHEDULE 5