[256B Supervision after release of certain young offenders serving less than 12 months]
[256B Supervision after release of certain young offenders serving less than 12 months]

[[(1)     This section applies where a person (“the offender”) is released under this Chapter if—

(a)     the person is, at the time of the release, serving a sentence of detention under section 91 of the Sentencing Act which is for a term of less than 12 months, and

(b)     the person is aged under 18 on the last day of the requisite custodial period (as defined in section 243A(3)).

(1A)     This section also applies where a person (“the offender”) is released under this Chapter if—

(a)     the person is, at the time of the release, serving a sentence of detention under section 91 or 96 of the Sentencing Act which is for a term of less than 12 months, and

(b)     the sentence was imposed in respect of an offence committed before the day on which section 1 of the Offender Rehabilitation Act 2014 came into force.]