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Name: Corrections (Amendment) Act 1996 (No. 45 of 1996).
Country: Australia
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-11-26
Entry into force:
Published on: Acts of the Victorian Parliament, 1996, Vol. 2, pp. 1425-1451
ISN: AUS-1996-L-46793
Bibliography: Acts of the Victorian Parliament, 1996, Vol. 2, pp. 1425-1451
Abstract/Citation: Amends provisions of the Corrections Act 1986 regarding prison industries. Inter alia, inserts a new Part 8B providing for the establishment of prison industry sites for the production of goods, services, or for farming. The Secretary may direct a prisoner or offender to work in a prison industry or work programme, and the prisoner must comply with such a direction.

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