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Health and Social Care Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT


 

Clause 53

 

THE LORD CLEMENT-JONES
THE BARONESS BARKER

Page 57, line 20, at end insert ", and such designation shall require the Care Trust to exercise any prescribed health-related functions of the local authority to which the application relates in the manner set out in the application"
Page 58, line 34, at end insert—
"(   )  requiring that the structure and arrangements proposed for delivering services relating to the prescribed health-related functions of the local authority shall ensure that adequate mechanisms are in place to secure proper accountability for these services to the local authority whose functions are delegated under delegated arrangements"
Page 58, line 34, at end insert—
"(   )  requiring that the membership of the Trust Board of any Primary Care Trust or NHS trust that is designated as a Care Trust includes an equitable number of local authority representatives selected by the local authority whose functions are delegated under delegated arrangements"
 

After Clause 60

 

THE BARONESS GREENGROSS

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Liability of relatives
(1)  The National Assistance Act 1948 shall be amended as follows.
(2)  Sections 42 (Liability to maintain wife, husband or children) and 43 (Recovery of cost of assistance from persons liable for maintenance) shall cease to have effect.
(3)  In section 48(3) (Duty of councils to provide temporary protection for property of persons admitted to hospital etc) omit the words "or from any person who for the purposes of this Act is liable to maintain him."
(4)  In section 51(1) (Failure to maintain) omit the words "or any person whom he is liable to maintain for the purposes of this Act."
(5)  In section 56(1) (Legal proceedings) omit the words "other than a sum due under an order made under section 43 of this Act."
(6)  In Schedule 6 (Transitional provisions) omit paragraph 19.
(7)  The Public Health (Control of Diseases) Act 1984 shall be amended as follows.
(8)  In section 46(5) (Burial and cremation) omit the words "or from any person who for the purposes of the National Assistance Act 1948 was liable to maintain the deceased person immediately before his death."
(9)  The Local Authority Social Services Act 1970 shall be amended as follows.
(10)  In Schedule 1 (Enactments Conferring Functions Assigned to Social Services committees) for the words "Sections 43 to 45 in column 1" substitute "Section 45"."
 

Clause 62

 

THE BARONESS GREENGROSS

Page 65, line 41, leave out from first "persons" to end of line 42

 
 
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