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CRIMES (AMENDMENT) ACT 1997 (NO. 10 OF 1997) - SECT 5

Power to conduct ordinary search of arrested person

5. Section 349ZJ of the Principal Act is amended—

    (a)     by omitting all the words from and including “A police officer” to and including “person” (second occurring) and substituting “If a police officer suspects on reasonable grounds that a person who has been arrested”;

    (b)     by omitting from paragraph (a) “that or another” and substituting “any”; and

    (c)     by inserting “the police officer may” before “conduct”.

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