119. Powers to transfer.

Where the court considering the making of a suspended sentence order1 that imposes one or more community requirements2 is satisfied that the offender resides in Scotland or Northern Ireland, or will reside there when the order comes into force, it may not make such an order unless it appears to the court that suitable arrangements for the offender's supervision can be made by the local authority in Scotland in whose area he resides, or will be residing when the order comes into force, or by the Probation Board for Northern Ireland, as the case may be3, and that in the case of an order imposing: