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Mental Capacity Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 123– Duty to notify Attorney General

This section provides that a person who makes an application to the court under Part 6 must notify the Attorney General of the application. This notification must be in accordance with Rules of Court. The Attorney General may intervene in the proceedings in such a way as the Attorney considers appropriate.

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