306 Limit on period of detention without charge of suspected terrorists
306 Limit on period of detention without charge of suspected terrorists

(1)     Schedule 8 to the Terrorism Act 2000 (c 11) (detention) is amended as follows.

(2)     . . .

(3)     . . .

(4)     After that sub-paragraph there is inserted—

“(3A)     Where the period specified in a warrant of further detention—

(a)     ends at the end of the period of seven days beginning with the relevant time, or

(b)     by virtue of a previous extension (or further extension) under this sub-paragraph, ends after the end of that period,

the specified period may, on an application under this paragraph, be extended or further extended to a period ending not later than the end of the period of fourteen days beginning with the relevant time.

(3B)     In this paragraph “the relevant time”, in relation to a person, means—