Appendix 5
List of recommendations

Chapter 9 – Some judicial powers

R42 There should be a generic provision in new courts legislation for contempt in the face of the court, dealing with all courts and proceedings, and drafted in similar terms to section 365 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011.

R43 Section 365 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 should be repealed, with a “signpost” provision retained in its place directing users to the relevant section of the new courts legislation.

R44 A “wasted costs” provision should not be included in new courts legislation.