District Court Rules
Amendment to: Order 17
S.I. No. 105 of 2009: District Court (Criminal Justice Act 2006) Rules 2009
1. These rules may be cited as the District Court (Criminal Justice Act 2006) Rules 2009.
2. These rules shall come into operation on the 24th day of April 2009 and shall be construed together with the District Court Rules 1997 to 2009.
3. The District Court Rules 1997 (S.I. No. 93 of 1997) are amended:
(i) by the substitution for sub-rule (2) of rule 4 of Order 17 of the following:
“(2) A sum of money equivalent to the amount of bail may be accepted in lieu of a surety or sureties. In such cases the recognisance and the money shall be deposited by the member of the Garda Síochána receiving it with the Clerk of the Court before which the person is bound by recognisance to appear.”
6. The Form 17.3 shall be deleted from Schedule B of the District Court Rules 1997 (S.I. No. 93 of 1997).