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Amendments to the Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc.) Bill

Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc.) Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON THIRD READING


 

Clause 1

 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 2, line 4, at end insert—
"(3)  An NHS body may make arrangements with any person connected with the management of an independent hospital in the United Kingdom for that person (or any employee of his) to do, on behalf of the NHS body and in accordance with the arrangements, anything which is required or authorised to be done by the NHS body by or under this Part in relation to qualifying hospital patients accommodated in that hospital.
(4)  Anything done or omitted to be done by or in relation to the authorised person (or any employee of his) in pursuance of such arrangements is to be treated as done or omitted to be done by or in relation to the NHS body.
(5)  Nothing in subsection (3) or (4) prevents anything being done by or in relation to the NHS body."
 

Clause 2

 

THE BARONESS BARKER
THE LORD CLEMENT-JONES
THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS FINLAY OF LLANDAFF

Page 2, line 22, at end insert "; and
"(c)  a decision has been made that the patient will not require continuing NHS health care other than services provided by the NHS under section 5(2), a record has been made of why the patient is considered not to meet each of the criteria for such care, and the patient has been informed of his right of review of this decision."
 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 2, line 38, after first "the" insert "responsible NHS"
 

Clause 4

 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 3, line 33, leave out from "case" to end of line 34 and insert "under section 2 has been given"
 

THE LORD MORRIS OF MANCHESTER

Page 3, line 45, at end insert—
"(   )  Where the responsible authority does not carry out its duty under section 4(2)(a) within the minimum interval prescribed under section 5(6)(b), the responsible NHS body must carry out the assessment of the patient's needs on its behalf."
 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 4, line 38, leave out "him" and insert "the patient"
 

Clause 5

 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 5, line 39, leave out "was" and insert "is"
Page 6, line 4, leave out "new" and insert "fresh"
 

Clause 6

 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 6, line 25, at beginning insert "the patient has not been discharged and"
 

Clause 9

 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 8, line 26, leave out "under this Part"
 

Clause 10

 

THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

Page 8, line 43, leave out from "incurred" to "from" in line 46 and insert—
"(i)  in the performance of functions under this Part in relation to a qualifying patient;
(ii)  in the provision of community care services which are the subject of a decision under section 4(2)(b); or
(iii)  in the provision of services to a carer which are the subject of a decision under section 4(4)(b),"

 
 
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14 March 2003