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The Criminal Justice (Children) (Northern Ireland) Order 1998


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Article 64(2).


1.  Each of Articles 35, 36, 37, 39, 44, 45, 47 and 48 shall apply in relation to offenders convicted (but not sentenced) before the commencement of that Article as it applies to offenders convicted afterwards.

2.  Any training school which at the commencement of this paragraph is approved or provided under the Act of 1968 shall be deemed to be a juvenile justice centre provided under Article 51.

3.  Where at the commencement of this paragraph there is in force in relation to any person any of the following orders under the Act of 1968—

(a)a supervision order;

(b)a training school order; or

(c)an order committing a person to the care of a fit person,

the repeal by this Order of any provision of the Act of 1968 or of any other statutory provision shall not have effect in relation to that order.

4.  In this Schedule the “Act of 1968” means the Children and Young Persons Act (Northern Ireland) 1968.

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