Functions: quality of health and social care information266Assessment of quality of information
The Information Centre must from time to time—
(a) assess the extent to which information it collects pursuant to a direction under section 254 or a request under 255 meets the information standards published under section 250 (so far as they are applicable), and
(b) publish a record of the results of the assessment.
Royal Assent (in so far as is necessary for enabling the exercise on or after 27 March 2012 of any power to make an order or regulations or to give directions that is conferred by the above section or an amendment made by it.): 27 March 2012: see s 306(1)(d).
To be appointed
To be appointed (for remaining purposes): see s 306(4).
This section does not extend to Scotland: see s 308(1).