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The Ombudsman (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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Reports to the Assembly

17.—(1) The Ombudsman shall annually lay before the Assembly a general report on the performance of his functions under this Order and may from time to time lay before the Assembly such other reports with respect to those functions as he thinks fit.

(2) If, after conducting an investigation under this Order, it appears to the Ombudsman that—

(a)injustice has been sustained by the person aggrieved consequence of maladministration; and

(b)the injustice has not been, or will not be, remedied,

he may, if he thinks fit, lay before the Assembly a special report upon the case.

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