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DNA Identification Act

Version of section 3 from 2002-12-31 to 2018-03-05:

Marginal note:Purpose

Footnote * The purpose of this Act is to establish a national DNA data bank to help law enforcement agencies identify persons alleged to have committed designated offences, including those committed before the coming into force of this Act.

  • Return to footnote *[Note: Sections 2, 3 and 12 in force May 8, 2000, see SI/2000-37; sections 1, 4 to 11 and 13 to 25 in force June 30, 2000, see SI/2000-60.]

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