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Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc.) Bill


 

Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc.) Bill

 

[AS AMENDED IN COMMITTEE]

 
 

Contents

Part 1

Delayed discharge payments

Preliminary

      1        Meaning of “NHS body” and “qualifying hospital patient”

Determination of need for community care services on discharge

      2        Notice of patient’s likely need for community care services

      3        Duties arising where a notice under section 2 is given

Delayed discharge payments

      4        Liability to make delayed discharge payments

Disputes

      5        Ordinary residence

      6        Dispute resolution

Supplemental

      7        Adjustments between social services authorities

      8        Regulations

      9        Interpretation

      10        Application of Local Authority Social Services Act 1970

      11        Power to extend the application of Part 1 to NHS patients in care homes

Part 2

Local authority community care services and services for carers

      12        Free provision of services in England

      13        Free provision of services in Wales

      14        Consequential amendments

 
HL Bill 3553/2
 
 

Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc.) Bill

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Part 3

Supplementary

      15        Money

      16        Meaning of “the appropriate Minister” and “the Assembly”

      17        Short title, commencement and extent

 
 

 
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