|225||Title:||REFORMATORY SCHOOLS ORDINANCE||Gazette Number:|
|Section:||20A||Heading:||Discharge by Director of Social Welfare||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
(1) Subject to section 17(1), the Director of Social Welfare may discharge a youthful offender from the custody of any reformatory school.
(2) The discharge of a youthful offender under subsection (1) may be on licence and the licence may be in such form and may be subject to such conditions as the Director thinks fit, and the Director may at any time revoke, or vary the conditions of, such licence.
(3) When a licence has been revoked, the Director may direct that the youthful offender to whom it related shall report in person to such place as may be specified in the direction; and if he fails so to report he may be apprehended without warrant by a police officer and taken to that place.
(4) Where a licence has been revoked and the youthful offender concerned is not discharged under subsection (1), any order made under section 26(1) shall revive and be in force during the period for which the youthful offender is detained.