Pre-enactment advocacy for reform of the Evidence Act

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The Commission conducted a study on the Evidence Act which made various recommendations. The Commission is undertaking pre-enactment advocacy on the Evidence Act proposals intended to address the gaps and anomalies in the Evidence Act, (Cap. 6) and related laws and also bring the law in conformity with the changing technological circumstances and further address other emerging issues.

 A number of pre-enactment advocacy workshops were held in Jinja and Lira districts to enable effective implementation of the recommendations contained in the reports which will further improve the implementation of the Evidence Act in the criminal justice system