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Mental Capacity Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 193- Reports by responsible medical practitioner

This section provides that where a public protection order with restrictions is in force in respect of a person, the responsible medical practitioner must examine that person and make a report to the Department of Justice at such intervals as the Department of Justice directs. Such intervals must not exceed one year.

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