Criminal Procedure Act 2011

250 First appeal court to determine appeal


A first appeal court must determine a first appeal under this subpart in accordance with this section.


The first appeal court must allow the appeal if satisfied that—


for any reason, there is an error in the sentence imposed on conviction; and


a different sentence should be imposed.


The first appeal court must dismiss the appeal in any other case.

Compare: 1957 No 87 s 121; 1961 No 43 s 385