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Domestic Abuse Act 2021 (Commencement No. 4) Regulations 2022

These Regulations are the fourth commencement regulations made under the Domestic Abuse Act 2021 ("the Act"). They bring into force

• on 19th May 2022 section 62 ((special measures in criminal proceedings for offences involving domestic abuse), for all purposes except that set out in paragraph (2); and section 67 (orders under section 91(14) of the Children Act 1989);

• on 7th June 2022 section 70 (strangulation or suffocation) and Schedule 2 (strangulation or suffocation: consequential amendments); and

• on 14th June 2022 section 64 (special measures in civil proceedings: victims of domestic abuse etc.).

For the Commencement No.4 Regulations, click here. For a note as to earlier commencement regulations, click here.