1 Citation, commencement, application and interpretation

(1)    This Order may be cited as the National Clinical Assessment Authority (Establishment and Constitution) Amendment Order 2004 and shall come into force on 14th September 2004.

(2)    This Order applies to England only.

(3)    In this Order “the Establishment Order” means the National Clinical Assessment Authority (Establishment and Constitution) Order 2000.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 14 September 2004: see para (1) above.

Extent

This Order applies to England only: see para (2) above.

2 Amendment of article 4 of the Establishment Order

2Amendment of article 4 of the Establishment Order

(1)    Article 4 of the Establishment Order (constitution of the Authority) is amended as follows.

(2)    In paragraph (d) for “two” substitute “three”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 14 September 2004: see art 1(1).

Extent

This Order applies to England only: see art 1(2).

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Health

Warner

Parliamentary under Secretary of State,

Department of Health

15th August 2004

EXPLANATORY NOTE

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

This Order changes the constitution of the National Clinical Assessment Authority (“the Authority”), a Special Health Authority established under section 11 of the National Health Service Act 1977. In addition to its Medical Director the Authority is to have up to 3 officer members rather than up to 2 officer members.