Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010

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11An “adult placement service” is a service which consists of, or includes, arranging for the provision of accommodation for an adult (that is to say for a person who has attained the age of sixteen years), together with—S

(a)personal care;

(b)personal support; or

(c)counselling, or other help, provided other than as part of a planned programme of care,

by reason of the person's vulnerability or need, by placing the person with a family or individual; but a service may be excepted from this definition by regulations.

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I1Sch. 12 para. 11 in force at 1.10.2010 for specified purposes by S.S.I. 2010/321, art. 3, Sch.

I2Sch. 12 para. 11 in force at 1.4.2011 in so far as not already in force by S.S.I. 2011/122, art. 2, Sch.