1. In these rules, unless the context otherwise requires-
"authorized clerk" (獲授權書記) means in respect of each magistracy any person authorized in writing, by a magistrate normally sitting at that magistracy, to perform the duties hereinafter referred to;
"magistracy" (裁判法院) means any premises, other than those separately used as a juvenile court in accordance with the provisions of section 3D(2) of the Juvenile Offenders Ordinance (Cap 226), which contain rooms in which a magistrate habitually sits to hear and try any complaint or information;
"transfer" (移交) refers to the transfer of a charge to the District Court.