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The Probation (Amendment) Rules 1991

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1.  In Rule 2 after the word “1969” there shall be inserted the words “or section 31 of the Children Act 1989”(1).

2.  In Rule 35—

(a)in paragraph (a) for the words from “1958” to the end of that paragraph there shall be substituted the words “1976(2) or undertake the supervision of a child who is subject to an order for his supervision made under section 26(1)(a) of that Act”;

(b)after paragraph (h) there shall be added the following paragraphs—

(i)make a report to the court on matters relating to the welfare of a child under section 7 of the Children Act 1989;

(j)undertake the supervision of a child who is subject to a supervision order made under section 31 of the Children Act 1989;

(k)advise, assist and (where appropriate) befriend any person named in a family assistance order made under section 16 of the Children Act 1989..

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