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FINES REFORM ACT 2014 - SECT 171A

Application of the Director on behalf of person in custody

S. 171A(1) amended by No. 59/2017 s. 51.

    (1)     A person who is in custody and who is the subject of any relevant infringement fine may request in writing that the Director apply to the Magistrates' Court for an order for the person to serve a term of imprisonment in default of payment of the relevant infringement fine.

    (2)     The Director may apply to the Magistrates' Court for—

        (a)     a time served order in respect of the person if a non-fine related sentence has been imposed on the person and the person is serving that sentence at the time the Director applies to the Court under this subsection; or

        (b)     an order under section 171C in respect of the person if the person is in custody because of a fine related sentence or a non-fine related sentence at the time the Director applies to the Court under this subsection; or

        (c)     an order referred to in both paragraphs (a) and (b).

S. 171A(3) amended by No. 59/2017 s. 51.

    (3)     An application must not be made in respect of a relevant infringement fine if the time of the alleged commission of the infringement offence is on or after the date that the person to whom the relevant infringement fine relates was taken into custody.

S. 171B inserted by No. 29/2016 s. 42.



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