55. Powers of magistrates' court.

If it is proved1 to the satisfaction of a magistrates' court before which an offender2 appears or is brought3 that he has failed without reasonable excuse4 to comply with any of the requirements of a community order5, the court must (or, as from a day to be appointed, may) deal with him in respect of the failure in any one of the following ways:

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    (1)     by amending the terms of the community order so as to impose more onerous requirements which the court could include if it were then making the order6;

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    (2)     by ordering the offender to pay