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Crimes (Administration of Sentences) Regulation 2008
Repealed version for 11 April 2014 to 31 August 2014 (accessed 6 April 2020 at 16:23)
12C   Decision by Commissioner as to inmate’s placement
(1)  After considering:
(a)  any report prepared by the general manager of a correctional centre with respect to the placement, or continued placement, in the centre of an inmate, and
(b)  in the case of an inmate who is a serious offender or an inmate who has a high security, extreme high security or extreme high risk restricted designation—any submissions by the Review Council in relation to the report,
the Commissioner must make a decision with respect to the inmate’s placement, or continued placement, in the centre.
(2)  The Commissioner is not bound to follow the recommendations in the report.
(3)  If the Commissioner is of the opinion that there are urgent reasons for doing so, the Commissioner may make a decision with respect to the transfer of an inmate who is a serious offender or an inmate who has a high security, extreme high security or extreme high risk restricted designation without giving the Review Council an opportunity to make submissions.
(4)  The Commissioner must notify the Review Council of any decision made under subclause (3).
(5)  After considering the report prepared by the general manager, the Review Council may recommend to the Commissioner that the Commissioner reconsider a decision made under subclause (3).