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Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011

Section 107 – Withdrawal of application: termination of orders etc. by Principal Reporter

159.This section provides that where an application is made to the sheriff under sections 93 or 94 of the Act and because of a change in circumstances or new information coming to light, the reporter no longer considers that any ground to which the application relates applies in relation to the child, then the reporter must withdraw the application to the sheriff. The application may only be withdrawn by the reporter before it has been determined by the sheriff.

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