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FORENSIC DISABILITY ACT 2011 No. 13 - SECT 170

170 Amendment of s 83 (Notice to attend hearing—prisoner or patient)

(1) Section 83, heading, 'or patient'—

omit, insert—

', patient or forensic disability client'.

(2) Section 83(3) to (5)—

omit, insert—

'(2A) If the attendance before the commission of a forensic disability client detained in the forensic disability service is required, the chairperson may, by notice given to the forensic disability service administrator, direct the forensic disability service administrator to produce the client named in the notice at a stated time and place.

'(3) A direction mentioned in subsection (1), (2) or (2A) is lawful authority to the person to whom it is given for production of the prisoner, patient or forensic disability client as directed.

'(4) The person to whom the direction is given must comply with the direction.

'(5) A prisoner, patient or forensic disability client produced under this section remains in the custody of the chief executive (corrective services), hospital administrator or forensic disability service administrator.'.

(3) Section 83(6)

insert—

'forensic disability client means a forensic disability client within the meaning of the Forensic Disability Act 2011.

forensic disability service means the forensic disability service within the meaning of the Forensic Disability Act 2011.

forensic disability service administrator means the administrator within the meaning of the Forensic Disability Act 2011.'.

(4) Section 83(6), definitions administrator and patient, paragraph (b), 'schedule 2'—

omit, insert—

'schedule'.



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