Criminal Procedure Act 1986 No 209
33 Application of Part and continued application of certain
(1) This Part applies to proceedings for an offence with which a
person is charged after (but not before) the commencement of this section
irrespective of when the offence was committed.
(2) Despite section 475C of the Crimes Act 1900, sections 476, 480,
481, 495, 496, 496A, 497 and 500 of that Act, and the provisions of any other
Act or instrument referring to any of those sections, continue to apply to
proceedings for offences with which a person was charged before the
commencement of this section (irrespective of when the person is dealt with
under those sections or provisions).
(3) However, if a person is charged with more than one offence and
proceedings for those offences are to be dealt with together, this Part
applies to the proceedings despite the fact that the person was charged with
one or more (but not all) of those offences before the commencement of this