98Detention in a young offender institution: place of detention
(1) Subject to section 22(2)(b) of the Prison Act 1952 (removal to hospital etc), an offender sentenced to detention in a young offender institution shall be detained in such an institution unless a direction under subsection (2) below is in force in relation to him.
(2) The Secretary of State may from time to time direct that an offender sentenced to detention in a young offender institution shall be detained in a prison or remand centre instead of a young offender institution.
Specified date: 25 August 2000: see s 168(1).
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