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Custody of convicted children and young people: practice guidance

The procedures to be followed regarding children sentenced under section 205(2) or section 208 of the Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1995.


Footnotes

1. Examples of offences that might be brought on indictment are set out in Lord Advocate's Guidelines - http://www.crownoffice.gov.uk/images/Documents/Prosecution_Policy_Guidance/Lord_Advocates_Guidelines/Lord%20Advocates%20Guidelines%20offences%20committed%20by%20children.pdf

2. Secure Accommodation (Scotland) Regulations 2013 (S.S.I. 2013/205), regulation 12.

3. for full clauses as defined in the Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act please see. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1995/46/contents

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