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22The court, in considering the case of an existing life prisoner—
(a)who is serving more than one sentence of imprisonment for life; and
(b)two or more of whose life sentences were imposed in proceedings on a single indictment,
shall, in making the order under paragraph 12 above, proceed as if section 205D of the 1995 Act had been in force at the time the prisoner was sentenced.
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