(1) If a person is the subject of an application of the sheriff under section 161A(2) and is released from custody before the application is heard, the person must give the sheriff contact details for the person following release to enable the sheriff to notify the person of—
(a) the relevant details of the application, including when and where it will be heard by the Court; and
(b) if the person fails to appear before the Court, the outcome of the application.
(2) For the purposes of subsection (1), any of the following may be given to the sheriff as contact details—
(a) an email address;
(b) a postal address;
(c) a telephone number.
S. 161G inserted by No. 29/2016 s. 89.