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Armed Forces Act 2001

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6Special provisions as to access

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(1)The Secretary of State may by order enable a service policeman to obtain access to excluded material or special procedure material on relevant residential premises, for the purposes of an investigation of an offence to which section 5 applies, by making an application in accordance with the order to a judicial officer.

(2)An order under this section may, in particular—

(a)provide for any provision of Schedule 1 to the 1984 Act (which relates to applications by constables to circuit judges for access to excluded material or special procedure material) to apply with specified modifications for the purposes of the order, and

(b)authorise the use, in connection with any application made by virtue of the order, of live television links or similar arrangements.

(3)In this section “relevant residential premises” has the same meaning as in section 5.

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