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Police (Property) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997

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Retention of property by the Authority

7.—(1) After the expiration of the period referred to in regulation 4(2) or 5(2), as applicable, if, in the opinion of the Authority, property to which these regulations apply (other than money) can be used for police purposes, the Authority may determine that the property is to be retained by the Authority and the property shall vest in it on the making of the determination.

(2) A determination under paragraph (1) shall be recorded in writing and published in such manner as the Authority thinks fit and that record shall include the date on which the determination is made.

(3) No determinations under paragraph (1) may be made in relation to any property in relation to which an order has been made under Article 12 of the Order.

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