Amendments retroactively made - see 15 of 1999 s. 3
(1) The Chief Executive may-
(a) request the Board to reconsider any decision taken by the Board in the exercise of its powers under section 6; or
(b) direct the Board to make a supervision order in respect of any prisoner whose sentence the Chief Executive has remitted or has commuted from a sentence of life imprisonment to a determinate sentence, and whose case is under consideration by the Board for the purposes of section 6.
(2) In giving any direction to the Board under subsection (1)(b), the Chief Executive may make recommendations as to-
(a) the conditions as to supervision; and
(b) the period for which the order shall remain in force,
to be specified in the order, and if the order subsequently made by the Board does not specify such conditions or period the Board shall submit a report to the Chief Executive setting out the reasons for the conditions and period specified in its order.