(1) This Order may be cited as the Buckinghamshire Hospitals National Health Service Trust (Establishment) and the South Buckinghamshire National Health Service Trust and Stoke Mandeville Hospital National Health Service Trust (Dissolution) Order 2002 and shall come into force on 1st October 2002.
(2) In this Order—
“the Act” means the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990;
“operational date” has the meaning assigned to it in paragraph 3(1)(e) of Schedule 2 to the Act;
“the dissolution date” means 1st April 2003;
“the establishment date” means the date on which this Order comes into force;
“the Authority” means the Thames Valley Health Authority; and
“the trust” means the Buckinghamshire Hospitals National Health Service Trust established by article 2 of this Order.
Specified date: 1 October 2002: see para (1) above.