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2(1)Where a recommendation for deportation made by a court is in force in respect of any person, [F1and that person is not detained in pursuance of the sentence or order of any court]F1 , he shall, unless the court by which the recommendation is made otherwise directs [F2or a direction is given under sub-paragraph (1A) below,] be detained pending the making of a deportation order in pursuance of the recommendation, unless the Secretary of State directs him to be released pending further consideration of his case [F3or he is released on bail].-E+W+S+N.I.
(a)a recommendation for deportation made by a court on conviction of a person is in force in respect of him; and
(b)he appeals against his conviction or against that recommendation,
the powers that the court determining the appeal may exercise include power to direct him to be released without setting aside the recommendation.]
(2)Where notice has been given to a person in accordance with regulations under [F5section 105 of the Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002 (notice of decision)] of a decision to make a deportation order against him, [F6and he is not detained in pursuance of the sentence or order of a court]F6 , he may be detained under the authority of the Secretary of State pending the making of the deportation order.
(3)Where a deportation order is in force against any person, he may be detained under the authority of the Secretary of State pending his removal or departure from the United Kingdom (and if already detained by virtue of sub-paragraph (1) or (2) above when the order is made, shall continue to be detained unless [F7he is released on bail or] the Secretary of State directs otherwise).
(4)In relation to detention under sub-paragraph (2) or (3) above, paragraphs 17 [F8,18 and 25A to 25E] of Schedule 2 to this Act shall apply as they apply in relation to detention under paragraph 16 of that Schedule [F9; and for that purpose the reference in paragraph 17(1) to a person liable to detention includes a reference to a person who would be liable to detention upon receipt of a notice which is ready to be given to him.F9]
[F10(4A)Paragraphs 22 to 25 of Schedule 2 to this Act apply in relation to a person detained under sub-paragraph (1), (2) or (3) as they apply in relation to a person detained under paragraph 16 of that Schedule.]
[F11(5)A person to whom this sub-paragraph applies shall be subject to such restrictions as to residence [F12, as to his employment or occupation] and as to reporting to the police [F13or an immigration officer] as may from time to time be notified to him in writing by the Secretary of State.
(6)The persons to whom sub-paragraph (5) above applies are—
(a)a person liable to be detained under sub-paragraph (1) above, while by virtue of a direction of the Secretary of State he is not so detained; and
(b)a person liable to be detained under sub-paragraph (2) or (3) above, while he is not so detained.]
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