1 Citation

This Order may be cited as the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Commencement No 18) Order 2013.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 28 January 2013: (no specific commencement provision).

2 Appointed day for provisions relating to pharmaceutical remuneration

2Appointed day for provisions relating to pharmaceutical remuneration

1st April 2013 is the day appointed for the coming into force of the following provisions of the Health and Social Care Act 2008—

(a)    section 141(1);

(b)    section 166, in so far as it relates to the repeals mentioned in paragraph (c); and

(c)    the entries in Part 4 of Schedule 15 that relate to section 164(5) of the National Health Service Act 2006 (remuneration for persons providing pharmaceutical services).

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 28 January 2013: (no specific commencement provision).

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Health.

Anna Soubry

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State,

Department of Health

28th January 2013

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

The determining authorities for pharmaceutical remuneration paid to providers of pharmaceutical services in England are the Secretary of State and such other persons as the Secretary of State may appoint. This Order brings into force on 1st April 2013 the provisions of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 that require the instrument of appointment to be contained in regulations, if the remuneration to be determined relates to providing particular pharmaceutical services.