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Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011

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28Children’s hearing: pre-condition for making certain orders and warrants

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(1)Subsection (2) applies where a children’s hearing is—

(a)considering whether to make a compulsory supervision order,

(b)considering whether to vary or continue a compulsory supervision order,

(c)considering whether to make an interim compulsory supervision order,

(d)considering whether to make an interim variation of a compulsory supervision order,

(e)considering whether to make a medical examination order, or

(f)considering whether to grant a warrant to secure attendance.

(2)The children’s hearing may make, vary or continue the order or interim variation or grant the warrant, only if the children’s hearing considers that it would be better for the child if the order, interim variation or warrant were in force than not.

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