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The Treatment of Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order 1989


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The Prison Act (Northern Ireland) 1953 (c. 18(N.I.))

9.  In section 47, in subsection (1) omit the definition of “prison” and after that subsection insert—

(1A) In this Act “prison” includes any prison or other institution for the treatment of offenders, not being—

(a)a young offenders centre;

(b)a remand centre;

(c)a remand home; or

(d)a training school,

but this Act, except sections 10, 23 and 46, shall have effect in relation to young offenders centres and remand centres and to persons detained therein as it has effect in relation to prisons and prisoners..

10.  In section 47(2) for “institution for the treatment of offenders” and “institution” substitute “prison”.

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