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Police (Northern Ireland) Order 1987


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Representation at disciplinary proceedings

21.  In section 17 of the principal Act (the Police Association)—

(a)in subsection (1) for the words from “promotion” to the end there shall be substituted the words “discipline affecting individuals, except as provided by subsection (1A), and promotion affecting individuals”;

(b)the following subsections shall be inserted after that subsection—

(1A) The Police Association may represent a member of the police force at any disciplinary proceedings or on an appeal from any such proceedings.

(1B) Except on an appeal to the Secretary of State or as provided by regulations under section 25(2)(e) or 26(2)(cc), a member of the police force may only be represented under subsection (1A) by another member of the police force..

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