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Justice Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Paragraph 4: Police and Criminal Evidence (Northern Ireland) Order 1989

This paragraph amends the 1989 Order to ensure that a warrant of commitment for default under the Act is treated the same as a similar warrant under the Magistrates’ Courts (Northern Ireland) Order 1981.

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