[47ZE Applicable bail period: extension of limit in designated cases]
[47ZE Applicable bail period: extension of limit in designated cases]

[(1)     This section applies in relation to a person if—

(a)     the person's case is an SFO case, or

(b)     a senior officer has authorised an extension of the applicable bail period in relation to the person under section 47ZD.

(2)     A qualifying prosecutor may designate the person's case as being an exceptionally complex case (a “designated case”).

(3)     If an appropriate decision-maker is satisfied that conditions A to D are met in relation to the person in a designated case, the decision-maker may authorise the applicable bail period in relation to the person to be extended so that it ends at the end of the period of 6 months beginning with the person's bail start date.