Crime (Sentences) Act 1997

Transfer of supervision of released prisonersE+W+S+N.I.

4(1)The Secretary of State may, on the application of a person undergoing or about to undergo supervision in any part of the United Kingdom, make an order for the transfer of his supervision to another part of the United Kingdom or to any of the Channel Islands, that is to say, an order—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)for his supervision or, as the case may be, the remainder of his supervision to be undergone in that country or island; and

(b)for responsibility for his supervision to be transferred to an appropriate person there.

(2)The Secretary of State may, on the application of a person undergoing or about to undergo supervision in any of the Channel Islands, make an order for the transfer of his supervision to any part of the United Kingdom, that is to say, an order—

(a)for his supervision or, as the case may be, the remainder of his supervision to be undergone in that country; and

(b)for responsibility for his supervision to be transferred to an appropriate person there.

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C1Sch. 1 paras. 1-7 extended (with modifications) (1.10.1997) by S.I. 1997/1775, art. 2,Sch.; S.I. 1997/2200, art.2