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Custodial Sentences and Weapons (Scotland) Act 2007

Section 10 - Review by Scottish Ministers

36.This section provides that the Scottish Ministers must determine, before the expiry of the custody part of the sentence, whether or not a custody and community prisoner is likely to cause serious harm to members of the public if he or she were released on community licence.

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