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The Commissioner for Complaints (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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Purposes of investigation

11.  The purposes of the investigation by the Commissioner shall be —

(a)to ascertain if the matters alleged in the complaint—

(i)may properly warrant investigation by him under this Order;

(ii)are, in substance, true; and

(iii)disclose any maladministration by or on behalf of the body concerned; and

(b)where it appears to the Commissioner to be desirable—

(i)to effect a settlement of the matter complained of; or

(ii)if that is not possible, to state what action should in his opinion be taken by the body concerned to effect a fair settlement of that matter or by that body or by the person aggrieved to remove, or have removed, the cause of the complaint.

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