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Community Care (Delayed Discharges etc.) Act 2003

Part 3 – Supplementary.Commencement

62.Section 20(2) confers a power to commence Part 1 of the Act. It allows for Part 1 to be commenced in relation to England and Wales at separate times. The expectation is that Part 1 will commence in England only in the first instance. The rest of the Act comes into force in England and Wales on Royal Assent.

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