Section 265H in The Code of Criminal Procedure

Title: Power of the Court in plea bargaining

Description: 1[265H. Power of the Court in plea bargaining.-- A Court shall have, for the purposes of discharging its functions under this Chapter, all the powers vested in respect of bail, trial of offences and other matters relating to the disposal of a case in such Court under this Code.]

Title: Period of detention undergone by the accused to be setoff against the sentence of imprisonment

Description: 1[265-I. Period of detention undergone by the accused to be set off against the sentence of imprisonment.-- The provisions of section 428 shall apply, for setting off the period of detention undergone by the accused against the sentence of imprisonment imposed under this Chapter, in the same manner as they apply in respect of the imprisonment under other provisions of this Code.]

Title: Savings

Description: 1[265J. Savings.-- The provisions of this Chapter shall have effect notwithstanding anything inconsistent therewith contained in any other provisions of this Code and nothing in such other provisions shall be construed to constrain the meaning of any provision of this Chapter. Explanation.-- For the purposes of this Chapter, the expression "Public Prosecutor" has the meaning assigned to it under clause (u) of section 2 and includes an Assistant Public Prosecutor appointed under section 25.]

Title: Statements of accused not to be used

Description: 1[265K. Statements of accused not to be used.-- Notwithstanding anything contained in any law for the time being in force, the statements or facts stated by an accused in an application for plea bargaining filed under section 265B shall not be used for any other purpose except for the purpose of this Chapter.]

Title: Nonapplication of the Chapter

Description: 1[265L. Non-application of the Chapter.--Nothing in this Chapter shall apply to any juvenile or child as defined in clause (k) of section 2 of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 (56 of 2000).