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Abusive Behaviour and Sexual Harm (Scotland) Act 2016

Section 19 – Cessation of order: relevant sexual offenders

105.Section 19 provides that where a review is successfully and finally completed by virtue of sections 88F or 88G of the 2003 Act, so that a person is no longer subject to sex offender notification requirements, if the person was also subject to a SHPO that order ceases to have effect.

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