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The Treatment of Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order 1989


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17.  In section 75 after subsection (3) insert—

(3A) Where a court commits a person to a remand home under this Article and at the time the warrant issued by the court for that committal falls to be executed that person is detained—

(a)in prison;

(b)in a young offenders centre;

(c)in any other place pursuant to the directions of the Secretary of State under section 73,

that committal shall have effect as if it were a committal to the prison, young offenders centre or other place in which he is detained, and thewarrant for the committal of that person to a remand home shall accordingly have effect as if it were for his committal to that prison, young offenders centre or place..

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