893. Removal to hospital of other prisoners.

893.     Removal to hospital of other prisoners.

If the Secretary of State1 is satisfied by the same reports as are required in the case of persons serving sentences of imprisonment2, that a person is suffering from mental disorder3 of a nature or degree which makes it appropriate for him to be detained in a hospital4 for medical treatment5, he is in urgent need of such treatment6 and appropriate medical treatment is available for him7, the Secretary of State has the same power of giving a transfer direction8 as if he were a person serving such a