Search Legislation

Custodial Sentences and Weapons (Scotland) Act 2007

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).

The standard conditions

28Release on licence: the standard conditions

(1)Where a prisoner is released on licence by virtue of this Part, the prisoner is released subject to the standard conditions.

(2)The standard conditions are—

(a)that the prisoner must be of good behaviour, and

(b)that, subject to subsection (3), the prisoner is prohibited from leaving the United Kingdom.

(3)Paragraph (b) of subsection (2) does not apply if—

(a)the prisoner falls within subsection (4), or

(b)the Scottish Ministers permit, or a person designated by them for the purposes of this section permits, the prisoner to leave the United Kingdom.

(4)The prisoner falls within this subsection if—

(a)the prisoner is liable to deportation under section 3(5) of the Immigration Act 1971 (c. 77) and has been notified of a decision to make a deportation order,

(b)the prisoner is liable to deportation under section 3(6) of that Act,

(c)the prisoner has been notified of a decision to refuse the prisoner leave to enter the United Kingdom,

(d)the prisoner is an illegal entrant within the meaning of section 33(1) of that Act,

(e)the prisoner is liable to removal under section 10 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (c. 33).

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

See additional information alongside the content

Show Explanatory Notes for Sections: Displays relevant parts of the explanatory notes interweaved within the legislation content.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Scottish Executive department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources