141. Unpaid work requirement.

'Unpaid work requirement', in relation to a youth rehabilitation order1, means a requirement that the offender must perform unpaid work for a specified number of hours2. A court may not impose an unpaid work requirement in respect of an offender unless:

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    (1)     after hearing (if the court thinks necessary) an appropriate officer3, the court is satisfied that the offender is a suitable person to perform work under such a requirement4; and

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    (2)     the court is satisfied that provision for the offender to work under such a requirement can be made under the arrangements for persons to perform work under