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NCJ Number: 92211 Find in a Library
Title: Money Payment Supervision Orders and Their Place in the Enforcement Procedure
Journal: International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology  Volume:27  Issue:2  Dated:(1983)  Pages:163-172
Author(s): M Kenny
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 10
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: This paper describes the origin, function, and scope of Money Payment Supervision Orders (MPSO's) and their place in the fine enforcement procedure in England.
Abstract: It looks at the potential for this type of order, as well as pointing out the limitations, using three case histories to illustrate the variety of use. It concludes that, with a clarification of the legal definition concerning the order, more positive use could be made of it as a means of avoiding imprisonment for default. A total of 13 reference notes are provided. (Author summary modified)
Index Term(s): England; Fine defaults; Fines
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