Definition of supervision order in English:

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supervision order


English Law
A court order placing a child or young person under the supervision of a local authority or a probation officer in a case of delinquency or where care proceedings are appropriate.
Example sentences
  • The competing plans before me are: a return of the children to the care of their mother or her aunt under a supervision order or, an order of Crown wardship, with or without access.
  • Where the court is concerned about the quality of the home being offered by the commissioning parents, it can ensure that the local authority investigates to see whether a care or supervision order is needed.
  • He was sentenced to a supervision order for 12 months with conditions.

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