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THE PROBATION OF OFFENDERS ORDINANCE, 1960

(ORDINANCE NO. XLV OF 1960).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 1st November, 1960  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the release on probation of offenders in certain cases. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the release on probation of offenders in certain cases and for matters incidental thereto;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the seventh day of October, 1958, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Courts empowered under the Ordinance
4. Conditional discharges, etc.
5. Power of court to make a probation order in certain cases
6. Order for payment of costs and compensation
7. Failure to observe conditions of the bond
8. Powers of court in appeal and revision
9. Provisions of the Code to apply to sureties and bond
10. Variation of conditions of probation
11. Effects of discharge and probation
12. Appointment of probation officers
13. Duties of a probation officer
14. Power to make rules
15. [Omitted.]
16. [Repealed]
17. Provisions of this Ordinance to be in addition to and not in derogation of certain laws
 
 

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