1 Citation

This Order may be cited as the Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Act 2003 (Commencement No 12) Order 2008.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 21 May 2008: (no specific commencement provision).

2 Appointed day for provision relating to arrangements between the Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection and Ministers

2Appointed day for provision relating to arrangements between the Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection and Ministers

2nd June 2008 is the appointed day for the coming into force of section 124 of the Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Act 2003 (arrangements with Ministers etc: CHAI) in so far as it is not already in force.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 21 May 2008: (no specific commencement provision).

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Health

Ben Bradshaw

Minister of State

Department of Health

21st May 2008

EXPLANATORY NOTE

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

This order is the twelfth commencement order under the Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Act 2003 (“the Act”). It provides for the coming into force of section 124 of the Act in so far as it is not already in force. This has the effect of bringing section 124 into force in relation to Scotland and Northern Ireland. Section 124 provides for arrangements to be made between the Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection (CHAI) and Ministers for CHAI to perform functions in relation to a health and medical scheme paid for out of public funds or which correspond to functions of CHAI and relate to the Northern Irish health service.