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Criminal Justice (Community Service Orders) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2007

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The Criminal Justice (Community Service Orders) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2007

 

THE STATES, in pursuance of their Resolution of the 30th day of November, 2005[a], and in exercise of the powers conferred upon them by section 14 of the Criminal Justice (Community Service Orders) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2006[b], and all other powers enabling them in that behalf, hereby order:-

 

Amendment of section 4 of the Criminal Justice (Community Service Orders) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2006.

1.      For section 4(1) of the Criminal Justice (Community Service Orders) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2006, substitute -

 

"(1)      Where a community service order is in force in respect of any offender and, on the application of the offender or the relevant officer, it appears to the court that made the order that it would be in the interests of justice to do so having regard to the circumstances which have arisen since the order was made, the court may -

 

(a)      vary the order,

 

(b)      revoke the order, or

 

(c)      revoke the order and deal with the offender for the offence in respect of which the order was made, in any manner in which it could deal with him if he had just been convicted by the court of the offence."

 

Interpretation.

2.       (1)      The provisions of the Interpretation (Guernsey) Law, 1948[c] shall apply to the interpretation of this Ordinance throughout the Bailiwick of Guernsey.

 

(2)      Any reference in this Ordinance to an enactment is a reference thereto or from time to time amended, replaced, re-enacted, extended or applied.

 

Citation.

3.      This Ordinance may be cited as the Criminal Justice (Community Service Orders) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2007.

 


[a]

Article XII of Billet d'√Čtat No. XX of 2005.

[b]

Passed by the States of Deliberation on 13th December 2006.

[c]

Ordres en Conseil Vol. XIII, p. 355.