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CRIMES (DOMESTIC AND PERSONAL VIOLENCE) ACT 2007 - SECT 79
Duration of apprehended personal violence orders
(1) An apprehended personal violence order remains in force for such period as
is specified in the order by the court.
(2) The period specified in the order
by the court is to be as long as is necessary, in the opinion of the court, to
ensure the safety and protection of the protected person.
(3) If the court
fails to specify a period in the order, the order remains in force for a
period of 12 months after the date that the order is made.
(4) This section
is subject to section 73 (Variation or revocation of
final apprehended violence orders and interim court orders).
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