2Change of name of NHS trust and transitional provisions
(1) The trust shall be called the Southern Derbyshire Community and Mental Health Services National Health Service Trust instead of the Southern Derbyshire Mental Health National Health Service Trust, and accordingly in article 1 of the Order in the definition of “the trust”, and in article 2 of the Order, between the words “Southern Derbyshire” and “Mental Health” there are inserted the words “Community and”.
(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 its previous name;
and all instruments and other documents which refer to the trust under its previous name shall be construed as if referring to it under its new name.
Specified date: 1 April 2001: see art 1(1).
(This note is not part of the Order)
This Order amends the Southern Derbyshire Mental Health National Health Service Trust (Establishment) Order 1992 (“the Establishment Order”) which established the Southern Derbyshire Mental Health Services National Health Service Trust.
Article 2 of the Order changes the name of the trust to the Southern Derbyshire Community and Mental Health Services National Health Service Trust. Article 3 substitutes a new article 3 of the Establishment Order (functions of the trust).