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Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001

Section 97: Regulations for police forces

291.This section allows the Secretary of State to make regulations in respect of training and qualifications. This will allow the implementation and evaluation of a mandatory core curriculum and a mandatory qualifications framework for particular tasks and roles. Subsection (4) sets out the bodies whom the Secretary of State is required to consult before making any regulations under this section. Regulations under this section are subject to the negative resolution procedure (subsection (5)).

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