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Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012

Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012

2012 CHAPTER 10


Table of abbreviations used in the explanatory notes.

“the 2003 ActCriminal Justice Act 2003
PCC(S)A 2000Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000
LSCLegal Services Commission
CFAConditional Fee Agreements
the DirectorDirector of Legal Aid Casework
HDCHome Detention Curfew
DYOIDetention in Young Offenders Institution
“the 1991 ActCriminal Justice Act 1991
“the 1967 ActCriminal Justice Act 1967
“the POA 1985Prosecution of Offences Act 1985
DCODefendant’s costs order
CMCClaim Management Companies
“the 1973 ActMatrimonial Causes Act 1973
ATE insuranceAfter the Event Insurance
DBADamages Based Agreements
“the ROARehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974
DTODetention and Training Order
IPP prisonersIndeterminate Sentence for Public Protection
“the 2008 ActCriminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008
“the 1952 ActPrison Act 1952
PNDPenalty Notices for Disorder
“the 2001 ActCriminal Justice and Police Act 2001
“the 1998 ActCrime and Disorder Act 1998
“the 1953 ActPrevention of Crime Act 1953
“the 1988 ActCriminal Justice Act 1988
RTARoad Traffic Act 1988
RTOARoad Traffic Offenders Act 1988
“the 1993 ActBail (Amendment) Act 1993
“the 1976 ActBail Act 1976

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