480. Victims' rights where offender is under a hospital order with a restriction order.

Where:

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    (1)     a patient is charged with a sexual, violent or terrorism offence1 and:

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      (a)     the patient is convicted of the offence2; or

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      (b)     a verdict is returned that the patient is not guilty of the offence by reason of insanity3; or

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      (c)     a finding is made that the patient is under a disability4, and he did the act or made the omission charged against him as the offence5; and

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    (2)     a hospital order6 (whether with or without a restriction order7) is made in respect of the patient by a court8 dealing with him for the offence9,

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