1 Citation, commencement and interpretation

(1)    This Order may be cited as the Doncaster Healthcare National Health Service Trust (Establishment) Amendment Order 2002 and shall come into force on 1st April 2002.

(2)    In this Order—

“the Order” means the Doncaster Healthcare (Establishment) Order 1991;

“the trust” means the National Health Service trust established by the Order.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

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

2 Further amendment of NHS trust Establishment Order

2Further amendment of NHS trust Establishment Order

(1)    For article 3 of the Order (nature and functions of the trust) there shall be substituted the following article—

“Nature and functions of the trust3

(1)    The trust is established for the purposes specified in section 5(1) of the Act.

(2)    The trust's functions shall be to provide goods and services, namely hospital accommodation and services and community health services, for the purposes of the health service at or from St. Catherine's House, St. Catherine's, Tickhill Road, Balby, Doncaster, DN4 8QN and at or from any associated hospitals, establishments or facilities.”.

(2)    For article 4 of the Order (Directors of the trust) there shall be substituted the following article—

“Directors of the trust4

The Trust shall have, in addition to the chairman, 6 non-executive directors and 6 executive directors.”

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2002: see art 1(1).

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State

Yvette Cooper

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State,

Department of Health

26th March 2002

EXPLANATORY NOTE

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

This Order further amends the Doncaster Healthcare National Health Service Trust (Establishment) Order 1991, which established the Doncaster Healthcare National Health Service Trust, which changed its name to the Doncaster and South Humber Healthcare National Health Service Trust by the Doncaster Healthcare National Health Service Trust Change of Name and (Establishment) Amendment Order 1999.

Article 2 of the Order inserts a new article 3 (nature and functions of the trust) and a new article 4 which changes the number of executive and non-executive directors of the trust.