Search Legislation

Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014

Changes over time for: SCHEDULE 2

 Help about opening options

Alternative versions:

Changes to legislation:

Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014, SCHEDULE 2 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 17 August 2019. There are changes that may be brought into force at a future date. Changes that have been made appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. Help about Changes to Legislation

Close

Changes to Legislation

Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. Changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team in lists which can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. Where those effects have yet to be applied to the text of the legislation by the editorial team they are also listed alongside the legislation in the affected provisions. Use the ‘more’ link to open the changes and effects relevant to the provision you are viewing.

View outstanding changes

Changes and effects yet to be applied to Schedule 2:

Changes and effects yet to be applied to the whole Act associated Parts and Chapters:

Whole provisions yet to be inserted into this Act (including any effects on those provisions):

(introduced by section 143)

SCHEDULE 2E+WSOCIAL SERVICES FUNCTIONS

This schedule has no associated Explanatory Notes

Commencement Information

I1 Sch. 2 in force at 6.4.2016 by S.I. 2016/412, art. 2 (with art. 4, Schs. 1, 2)

TABLE 1

EnactmentNature of functions

Children and Young Persons Act 1933

Sections 34 and 34A

Protection of the young in relation to criminal and summary proceedings.

Health Services and Public Health Act 1968

Section 65

Financial and other assistance by local authorities to certain voluntary organisations.

Children and Young Persons Act 1969

The whole Act

Care and other treatment of children and young persons through court proceedings.

Adoption Act 1976

Functions continuing to be exercisable by virtue of any transitional or saving provision made by or under the Adoption and Children Act 2002.

Mental Health Act 1983

Parts 2, 3 and 4; Sections 66, 67, 69(1), 114, 115, 116, 117 and 130

Welfare of the mentally disordered; guardianship of persons suffering from mental disorder including such persons removed to England and Wales from Scotland or Northern Ireland; exercise of functions of nearest relative of person so suffering; exercise of functions of nearest relative in relation to applications and references to the First-tier Tribunal or the Mental Health Review Tribunal for Wales; appointment of approved mental health professionals; entry and inspection; welfare of certain hospitals; after-care of detained patients; prosecutions.

Public Health (Control of Disease) Act 1984

Section 46(2) and (5)

Burial or cremation of person dying in accommodation provided under [F1Part 4] of this Act and recovery of expenses from the person's estate.

Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984

Section 10

Welfare of certain persons while in hospital in Scotland.

Disabled Persons (Services, Consultation and Representation) Act 1986

[F2Sections 1, 2 and 5(5)]

Representation and assessment of disabled persons.

Housing (Scotland) Act 1987

Section 38(b)

Co-operation in relation to homeless persons and persons threatened with homelessness.

[F3Children Act 1989

The whole Act in so far as it confers functions on a local authority in Wales within the meaning of the Act except—

(a)

Part 3 and Schedule 2 (local authority support for children and families);

(b)

section 36 and paragraphs 12 to 19(1) of Schedule 3 (education supervision orders).]

[F3Welfare reports; consent to application for residence order in respect of child in care; functions relating to special guardianship orders; family assistance orders; care and supervision; protection of children; functions in relation to community homes, voluntary homes and voluntary organisations, private children’s homes, and private arrangements for fostering children; inspection of children’s homes on behalf of the Welsh Ministers; research and returns of information.]

[F4National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990

Section 47]

[F4Assessment of needs for services under section 117 of the Mental Health Act 1983.]
F5 . . . F5 . . .

Education Act 1996

Section 322

Help for another local authority in exercising functions under Part 4 of the Act.

Adoption (Intercountry Aspects) Act 1999

Sections 1 and 2(4)

Functions under regulations made under section 1 giving effect to the Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in respect of Intercountry Adoption, concluded at the Hague on 29th May 1993, and functions under Article 9(a) to (c) of the Convention.

Adoption and Children Act 2002

Maintenance of Adoption Service; functions of local authority as adoption agency.

Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc ) Act 2003

Part 1

Functions relating to hospital patients likely to need community care services to be made available in order to be discharged safely.

Mental Capacity Act 2005

Sections 39, 39A, 39C, 39D, 49 and Schedule A1

Instructing independent mental capacity advocate before providing accommodation for person lacking capacity; instructing independent mental capacity advocate when giving an urgent authorisation, or making a request for a standard authorisation, under Schedule A1 to the Act; instructing independent mental capacity advocate when no representative for relevant person under Part 10 of Schedule A1 to the Act; instructing independent mental capacity advocate when representative for relevant person under Part 10 of Schedule A1 to the Act is not being paid; reports in proceedings; functions relating to hospital and care home residents.

Children and Families (Wales) Measure 2010

Section 66

Family social work standards officers.

[F6Section 67]

[F6The provision of relevant care services within the meaning of that section.]

Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010

Parts 1 to 3

Local primary mental health support services, coordination of and care planning for secondary mental health service users, assessments of former users of secondary mental health services.

Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012

Section 92

Functions in relation to a child remanded to local authority accommodation.

Care Act 2014

Sections 50 and 52

Temporary duty to meet needs for care and support (or needs for support) where establishment or agency unable to do so because of business failure.

[F7Housing (Wales) Act 2014 Section 95(2), (3) and (4); but only where those functions apply by virtue of subsection (5)(b) of that section.]

[F7Co-operation and information sharing in relation to homeless persons and persons threatened with homelessness.]

This Act

The whole Act, except the functions under sections 15(4) (in so far as it relates to other functions that are not social services functions), 120(2), 128(1) and (2), 130(1) and (2), 162 and section 164.

Preventative services; care and support; support for carers; looked after and accommodated children; safeguarding adults and children.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

You have chosen to open The Whole Act

The Whole Act you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open The Whole Act as a PDF

The Whole Act you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open the Whole Act

The Whole Act you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open the Whole Act without Schedules

The Whole Act without Schedules you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. The revised version is currently only available in English.

Original (As Enacted or Made) - English: The original English language version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Original (As Enacted or Made) - Welsh:The original Welsh language version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

See additional information alongside the content

Geographical Extent: Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. For further information see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’.

Show Timeline of Changes: See how this legislation has or could change over time. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Welsh Government department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes accompany all Acts of the National Assembly for Wales.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

Timeline of Changes

This timeline shows the different points in time where a change occurred. The dates will coincide with the earliest date on which the change (e.g an insertion, a repeal or a substitution) that was applied came into force. The first date in the timeline will usually be the earliest date when the provision came into force. In some cases the first date is 01/02/1991 (or for Northern Ireland legislation 01/01/2006). This date is our basedate. No versions before this date are available. For further information see the Editorial Practice Guide and Glossary under Help.

Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources