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Adoption and Children Act (Northern Ireland) 2022

Section 152: Time limit within which proceedings may be brought

Section 152 sets out when summary proceedings for offences may be brought and the period after which an offence cannot be brought. This section applies to offences in sections 9, 58, 97, 98, 99 or 148.

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