56 Interpretation of Part 8
56 Interpretation of Part 8

(1)     In this Part—

[“bail” includes remand to local authority accommodation in accordance with Chapter 3 of Part 3 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012,

“eligible criminal proceedings” has the meaning given in section 51(2),]

“legal representative” means [a person who, for the purposes of the Legal Services Act 2007, is an authorised person in relation to an activity which constitutes the exercise of a right of audience or the conduct of litigation (within the meaning of that Act),]

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[“local justice area” has the same meaning as in the Courts Act 2003 (c 39),]

[“relevant youth offending team” means the youth offending team (established under section 39 of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998) whose functions are exercisable in relation to the defendant concerned,]

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“witness”, in relation to any criminal proceedings, means a person called, or proposed to be called, to giv

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