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BAIL ACT 1977


TABLE OF PROVISIONS

           Long Title

   PART 1--PRELIMINARY

   1.      Short title and commencement  
   2.      Repeals and savings  
   3.      Definitions  
   3A.     Determination in relation to an Aboriginal person  
   3B.     Determination in relation to a child  

   PART 2--GRANTING OF BAIL AND ADMISSION TO BAIL

   4.      Accused held in custody entitled to bail  
   5.      Conditions of bail  
   5AA.    Conditions of bail granted to a child in certain circumstances  
   5A.     Power to return accused to youth justice centre  
   6.      Person bailed to surrender himself into custody  
   7.      Opposing bail  
   8.      Application for bail  
   9.      Surety for bail  
   10.     Where impracticable to bring person arrested before court  
   11.     Cash deposit as security for penalty  
   12.     Court or bail justice to grant or refuse bail  
   13.     Court may grant bail  
   14.     Refusal of bail where person seriously injured  
   16.     Extension of bail  
   16A.    Written notice of extension of bail  
   16B.    Capacity of child to enter into undertaking  
   17.     Written notice of conditions of bail  

   PART 3--FURTHER APPLICATION FOR BAIL, VARIATION OF BAIL CONDITIONS, REVOCATION OF BAIL

   18.     Further application for bail where bail refused or revoked  
   18AA.   Certain circumstances required before application may be heard  
   18AB.   Hearing and determination of further application for bail  
   18AC.   Application for variation of bail conditions  
   18AD.   Determination of application for variation of the amount of bail or bail conditions  
   18AE.   Application for revocation of bail  
   18AF.   Determination of application for revocation of bail  
   18AG.   Appeal against refusal to revoke bail  
   18AH.   Preservation of the right of application or appeal to the Supreme Court or County Court  
   18AI.   Notice of application for variation to be given to sureties  
   18AJ.   Surety entitled to attend on application for variation  
   18AK.   Notice of application to be given to informant and either DPP or prosecutor  

   PART 4--APPEALS

   18A.    Appeal by Director of Public Prosecutions against insufficiency of bail etc.  

   PART 5--MISCELLANEOUS

   19.     Arrest on another charge not to vacate bail  
   20.     Death of surety  
   21.     Abolition of right of a surety to apprehend a principal  
   23.     Surety may apply for discharge  
   24.     Arrest of person released on bail  
   25.     Arrest for imposing additional conditions  
   26.     Arrest where bail insufficient  
   27.     Admission to bail  
   28.     One undertaking may be entered in respect of number of charges  
   30.     Failure to answer bail  
   30A.    Offence to contravene certain conduct conditions  
   30B.    Offence to commit indictable offence whilst on bail  
   31.     Indemnifying surety  
   32.     Deposit forfeited on failure to attend  
   32A.    Infringement notices and infringement penalties  
   33.     Regulations  
   34.     Transitional provisions  
           ENDNOTES


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