Criminal Procedure Act, 1977 (Act No. 51 of 1977)
Chapter 23 : Witnesses
180. Service of subpoena
|(1)||A subpoena in criminal proceedings shall be served in the manner provided by the rules of court by a person empowered to serve a subpoena in criminal proceedings.|
|(2)||A return by the person empowered to serve a subpoena in criminal proceedings, that the service thereof has been duly effected, may, upon the failure of a witness to attend the relevant proceedings, be handed in at such proceedings and shall be prima facie proof of such service.|
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