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Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]


Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]





Part 1


The Northern Ireland Policing Board

      1        Consultation with Board

      2        Board’s policing objectives

      3        Public meetings of the Board

      4        Funding for pension purposes

      5        Accounts and audit

      6        Performance summaries

      7        Performance summaries: supplementary

Reports and inquiries

      8        Reports of Chief Constable

      9        Inquiries by Board

      10        Approval of proposals relating to inquiries by Board

The Police Ombudsman

      11        Investigations into current police practices and policies

District policing partnerships

      12        Independent members

      13        Disqualification

      14        Council’s powers

Police functions and appointments

      15        Core policing principles

      16        Chief Constable’s functions

      17        Provision of information to Board

      18        Fixed-term appointments

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Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]



Information and inquiries

      19        Disclosure of information and holding of inquiries

Part 2

Police powers

Police support staff

      20        Police powers for designated police support staff

      21        Designated police support staff: amendments

      22        Assaults on, and obstruction of, designated police support staff

      23        Impersonation etc. of designated police support staff

Intimate samples

      24        Persons authorised to take intimate samples

Codes of practice

      25        Codes of practice

Part 3


      26        Repeals

      27        Extent

      28        Short title

                  Schedule 1                                         Powers exercisable by designated police support staff

                  Part 1                    —                     Investigating officers

                  Part 2                    —                     Detention officers

                  Part 3                    —                     Escort officers

                  Part 4                    —                     Interpretation

                  Schedule 2                                         Designated police support staff: amendments

                  Schedule 3                                         Repeals


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