Criminal Procedure Act 1986 No 209
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 6 August 2020 at 05:46)
99   Attorney General or Director of Public Prosecutions may direct that no further proceedings be taken
(1)  If a guilty plea is accepted under this Part, the Attorney General or the Director of Public Prosecutions may, at their discretion, direct in writing that no further proceedings be taken against the accused person under this Part for the offence concerned.
(2)  No further proceedings may be taken against the accused person under this Part for the offence if a direction is given.
Note.
 Section 44 requires the release of the accused person once a certificate is delivered to the Supreme Court after a direction is given.