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Police and Justice Act 2006

New Section 16A of Police Reform Act 2002: the Agency and the IPCC

74.New section 16A of the 2002 Act (inserted by paragraph 85) places a duty on the Agency and its chief executive to comply with the requirements of an investigation by the IPCC and its staff. It also provides for the Agency to provide staff to the IPCC for the purposes of an investigation.

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