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Mental Capacity Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 182 - Subsequent extensions

This section provides that a public protection order without restrictions may be extended for a period of one year where the order has previously been extended under section 181, this section, or under paragraph 8 of Schedule 6, and the person is still liable to be detained under the order.

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