THE CONTEMPT OF COURT ACT, 2012

CONTENTS
SECTIONS:
1.

Short title, extent and commencement.

2.

Interpretation.

3.

Contempt of court.

4.

Punishment.

5.

Jurisdiction.

6.

Bars to taking cognizance.

7.

Procedure for Supreme Court and High Court.

8.

Transfer of proceedings for reasons personal to the judge.

9.

Proceedings in camera and prohibition of publication of proceedings.

10.

Expunged material.

11.

Appeal and limitation for appeal.

12.

Power to make rules.

13.

Repeal.

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