BILL NO. 178
2nd Session, 60th General Assembly
57 Elizabeth II, 2008
Children and Family Services Act
CHAPTER 12 OF THE ACTS OF 2008
The Honourable Cecil P. Clarke
Minister of Justice
First Reading: May 22, 2008 (LINK TO BILL AS INTRODUCED)
Second Reading: May 23, 2008
Third Reading: May 26, 2008
Royal Assent: May 27, 2008
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
(2) Where a leave of absence is granted to a child named in a secure-treatment certificate or order and the leave of absence includes a condition that the child remain under the custody and control of a peace officer for the duration of the leave of absence, the secure-treatment certificate or order is sufficient authority for a peace officer, upon the request of the Minister or an agent, to convey the child to and from any place in the Province and to detain the child while conveying the child.
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