Crimes of Torture Act 1989

29 National Preventive Mechanism’s access to places of detention and persons detained

For the purposes of this Act, every person must permit a National Preventive Mechanism to have unrestricted access to—

(a)

any place of detention for which it is designated, and to every part of that place:

(b)

any person in a place of detention for which it is designated.

Section 29: added, on 5 December 2006, by section 7 of the Crimes of Torture Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 68).