Identification of Offenders Act
- Commenced on 1 September 1960
- [This is the version of this document at 31 December 2000.]
- [Note: The version of the Act as at 31 December 2000 was revised and consolidated by the Law Reform Commission of Uganda. All subsequent amendments have been researched and applied by Laws.Africa for ULII.]
1. InterpretationIn this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—
2. Taking of fingerprints, etc.
3. Fingerprint Bureau
4. Fingerprint forms to be evidenceAny form prescribed under section 2(2) and certified in the manner described in there shall be admissible in evidence without proof and shall be prima facie evidence—
5. RulesThe Minister may make rules—
6. SavingAny fingerprints taken pursuant to the Fingerprints Ordinance shall be deemed to have been taken pursuant to this Act, and any fingerprint or certificate which was admissible in evidence without proof or was prima facie evidence under that Ordinance shall so remain admissible without proof or prima facie evidence, as the case may be.
History of this document
01 September 1960