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The Police and Criminal Evidence (Northern Ireland) Order 1989


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Extension of powers of seizure to computerised information

22.—(1) Every power of seizure which is conferred by a statutory provision to which this Article applies on a constable who has entered premises in the exercise of a power conferred by a statutory provision shall be construed as including a power to require any information contained in a computer and accessible from the premises to be produced in a form in which it can be taken away and in which it is visible and legible.

(2) This Article applies—

(a)to any statutory provision passed or made before the making of this Order;

(b)to Articles 10 and 20;

(c)to paragraph 10 of Schedule 1; and

(d)to any statutory provision passed or made after the making of this Order.

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