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Inquiry Into Historical Institutional Abuse Act (Northern Ireland) 2013

Section 17: Enforcement by High Court

Where a person breaches a restriction order or a notice issued under Section 9, or threatens to do so, the chairperson may certify the matter to the High Court, which can then take steps to enforce the order.

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