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13(1)This paragraph applies where the article seized under the authority of a warrant under section 28 is required to be returned to a person.E+W+S+N.I.
(a)the article is (without having been returned) still in the custody of a constable after the end of the period of 12 months beginning with the day after the requirement to return it arose, and
(b)it is not practicable to dispose of the article by returning it immediately to the person to whom it is required to be returned,
the constable may dispose of it in any manner he thinks fit.
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