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|Health Service Commissioners (Amendment) Bill.
This is the text of the Health Service Commissioners (Amendment) Bill., as passed by the House of Commons and introduced in the House of Lords on 23rd May 2000.
Health Service Commissioners (Amendment) Bill.
B I L L
Amend the Health Service Commissioners Act 1993.
BE IT ENACTED by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:-
|Persons subject to investigation.|| 1. - (1) The Health Service Commissioners Act 1993 is amended as follows.|
| (2) In section 2A (health service providers subject to investigation)- |
| (3) In section 2B (independent providers subject to investigation)- |
|Requirements to be complied with.|| 2. In section 9 of the Health Service Commissioners Act 1993 (requirements to be complied with), after subsection (4) there is inserted- |
|Transitional provision.|| 3. Where before the coming into force of this Act a complaint has been made to a Health Service Commissioner which he has declined to entertain on the ground that the person complained against- |
| the amendments made by this Act do not enable that complaint to be revived, or a new complaint arising out of the same matters to be entertained.|
|Short title, commencement and extent.|| 4. - (1) This Act may be cited as the Health Service Commissioners (Amendment) Act 2000.|
| (2) This Act shall come into force at the end of the period of three months beginning with the day on which it is passed.|
| (3) This Act does not extend to Northern Ireland.|
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