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Community Justice (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 2: Interpretation of section 1

8.Section 2 defines certain words and phrases mentioned in section 1. These are mainly self-explanatory, but it may be helpful to know that a “recognised EU supervision measure” is effectively a pre-trial bail order made elsewhere in the European Union.

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