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CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS (CARE AND PROTECTION) ACT 1998 - SECT 77

Supervision of child or young person under a supervision order

77 Supervision of child or young person under a supervision order

(1) While a child or young person is subject to a supervision order:
(a) the premises in which the child or young person resides are subject to inspection by the Secretary, and
(b) the Secretary may meet and talk with the child or young person, and
(c) the child or young person must:
(i) accept the supervision of the Secretary, and
(ii) obey all reasonable directions of the Secretary.
(2) The Secretary may notify the Children's Court of an alleged breach of a supervision order.
(3) The Children's Court, on being notified of an alleged breach of a supervision order:
(a) must give the parties an opportunity to be heard concerning the allegation, and
(b) is to determine whether the order has been breached, and
(c) if it finds that the order has been breached, may make such orders as it considers appropriate in all the circumstances.
(4) An application for further orders under this section is not a variation application under section 90 (Rescission and variation of care orders) and the Children's Court may make any orders that it could have made when the order for supervision was made.



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