1 Citation, commencement and extent

(1)    These Regulations may be cited as the Retained Organs Commission (Amendment) Regulations 2002 and shall come into force on 1st February 2002.

(2)    These Regulations extend to England only.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 February 2002: see para (1) above.

Extent

These Regulations apply to England only: see para (2) above.

2 Amendment of Regulations

2Amendment of Regulations

In regulation 3 of the Retained Organs Commission Regulations 2001 (disqualification for appointment) sub-paragraph (g) of paragraph (1) is deleted.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 February 2002: see reg 1(1).

Extent

These Regulations apply to England only: see reg 1(2).

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State

Hazel Blears

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State,

Department of Health

10th January 2002

EXPLANATORY NOTE

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

These Regulations amend regulation 3 of the Retained Organs Commission Regulations 2000 to remove the disqualification of the chairmen and members of primary care trusts from serving as the chairman or a non-officer member of the Retained Organs Commission.