2Change of name of Primary Care Trust and transitional provision
(1) The trust shall be called the Stockton-on-Tees Teaching Primary Care Trust instead of the North Tees Teaching Primary Care Trust, and accordingly in article 1 of the Order in the definition of “the trust”, and in article 2 of the Order, for “North Tees Teaching” substitute “Stockton-on-Tees Teaching”.
(2) The change of name effected by paragraph (1) shall not—
(a) affect any right or obligation of any person; or
(b) be taken as invalidating any instrument (whether made before, on or after the day on which this Order comes into force) which refers to the trust by either of its previous names,
and all instruments and other documents which refer to the trust under either of its previous names shall be construed as referring to it under its new name.
Specified date: 1 August 2008: see art 1(1).