Rule 2.19(1) amended by S.R. No. 73/2019 rule 23.
(1) An application for leave to appeal against a verdict of not guilty because of mental impairment is commenced by filing a notice of application for leave to appeal in Form 6–2G.
Section 24AA(2) of the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997 requires the notice of application for leave to appeal to be filed within 28 days after the day on which the finding is made, subject to any extension under that Act.
(2) The notice of application for leave to appeal shall state each ground of appeal specifically and concisely and not merely in general terms.