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Public Services Ombudsman Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 29: Procedure for own initiative investigations

The procedure for own initiative investigations is quite different from that for other investigations.  The NIPSO must send an investigation proposal to the listed authority.  The proposal must state how the criteria for an own initiative investigation have been satisfied.

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