Search Legislation

Health and Social Care Act 2012

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).

Sections 278, 279 and 280

SCHEDULE 20Part 10: consequential amendments and savings

This schedulenoteType=Explanatory Notes has no associated

PART 1The Alcohol Education and Research Council

Consequential amendments

1Omit the entry for the Alcohol Education and Research Council in each of the following—

(a)Schedule 2 to the Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967, and

(b)Part 6 of Schedule 1 to the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

2Omit the entry in Part 3 of Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 for the liquidator appointed under section 2 of the Licensing (Alcohol Education and Research) Act 1981.

3In consequence of the repeal made by section 278(2)—

(a)in Schedule 2 to the Trustee Act 2000, omit paragraph 40 (and the preceding cross-heading), and

(b)in Schedule 3 to the Health Act 2009, omit paragraph 2 (and the preceding cross-heading).

Savings

4(1)Anything which is in the process of being done by the Alcohol Education and Research Council under an enactment immediately before abolition may be continued by the Secretary of State.

(2)Anything which the Council is required to do under an enactment before abolition may, in so far as it has not been done by the Council, be done by the Secretary of State after abolition.

(3)The Secretary of State must prepare a report on the activities of the Council during the period that begins with the 1 April before abolition and ends with abolition.

(4)In this paragraph—

  • “abolition” means the commencement of section 278(1);

  • “enactment” includes an enactment contained in subordinate legislation (within the meaning of the Interpretation Act 1978).

PART 2The Appointments Commission

Consequential amendments

5(1)Omit the entry for the Appointments Commission in each of the following—

(a)Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975,

(b)Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975, and

(c)Part 6 of Schedule 1 to the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

(2)In consequence of those repeals, in Schedule 8 to the Health Act 2006, omit paragraphs 4, 5 and 45(3) (and the cross-heading preceding each of paragraphs 4 and 5).

6Omit paragraph 1A(4) of Schedule 1 (membership of governing Council) to each of the following—

(a)the Medical Act 1983,

(b)the Dentists Act 1984,

(c)the Opticians Act 1989,

(d)the Osteopaths Act 1993, and

(e)the Chiropractors Act 1994.

7In consequence of the repeal made by section 279(2)—

(a)in Schedule 1 to the National Health Service (Consequential Provisions) Act 2006, omit paragraphs 284 to 286,

(b)in Schedule 5 to the Health and Social Care Act 2008, omit paragraphs 79 and 80 (and the preceding cross-heading),

(c)in Schedule 10 to that Act, omit paragraphs 20 to 23 (and the preceding cross-heading), and

(d)in Schedule 3 to the Health Act 2009, omit paragraph 8 (and the preceding cross-heading).

Savings

8(1)Anything which is in the process of being done by the Appointments Commission under an enactment immediately before abolition may be continued by the Secretary of State.

(2)If abolition is to occur at a time other than immediately after the end of a financial year within the meaning of paragraph 22 of Schedule 4 to the Health Act 2006 (accounts), the period that begins with the 1 April before abolition and ends with abolition is to be treated as a financial year for the purposes of that paragraph.

(3)Despite section 279(2), paragraph 22 of that Schedule is to continue to have effect for the purpose of imposing the duties under sub-paragraphs (2), (3)(b) and (4) of that paragraph; and for that purpose—

(a)the duty under sub-paragraph (2) of that paragraph, in so far as it has not been discharged by the Commission, must be discharged by the Secretary of State, and

(b)the duty under sub-paragraph (3)(b) of that paragraph must be discharged by the Secretary of State.

(4)Subject to that, anything which the Commission is required to do under an enactment before abolition may, in so far as it has not been done by the Commission, be done by the Secretary of State after abolition.

(5)In this paragraph—

  • “abolition” means the commencement of section 279(1);

  • “enactment” includes an enactment contained in subordinate legislation (within the meaning of the Interpretation Act 1978).

PART 3The National Information Governance Board for Health and Social Care

Consequential amendments

9(1)Omit the entry for the National Information Governance Board for Health and Social Care in each of the following—

(a)Schedule 2 to the Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967,

(b)Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975, and

(c)Part 6 of Schedule 1 to the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

(2)In consequence of those repeals, in Schedule 14 to the Health and Social Care Act 2008, omit paragraphs 2 to 4 (and the cross-heading preceding each of those paragraphs).

10(1)In section 271 of the National Health Service Act 2006 (territorial limit of exercise of functions), in subsection (3), omit paragraph (fa).

(2)In consequence of that repeal, in Schedule 14 to the Health and Social Care Act 2008, omit paragraph 5 (and the preceding cross-heading).

11In consequence of the repeal made by section 280(2), omit sections 157(1) and 158 of the Health and Social Care Act 2008.

Savings

12(1)Anything which is in the process of being done by the National Information Governance Board for Health and Social Care under an enactment immediately before abolition may be continued by the Secretary of State.

(2)Despite section 280(2), section 250D of the National Health Service Act 2006 (annual report) is to continue to have effect for the purpose of imposing the duty under subsection (1)(a); and for that purpose—

(a)if abolition is to occur at a time other than immediately after the end of a reporting year within the meaning of that section, the period that begins with the 1 April before abolition and ends with abolition is to be treated as a reporting year for the purposes of that section, and

(b)the duty under subsection (1)(a) of that section must be discharged by the Secretary of State.

(3)Anything which the Board is required to do under an enactment before abolition may, in so far as it has not been done by the Board, be done by the Secretary of State after abolition.

(4)In this paragraph—

  • “abolition” means the commencement of section 280(1);

  • “enactment” includes an enactment contained in subordinate legislation (within the meaning of the Interpretation Act 1978).

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?

You have chosen to open Schedules only

The 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.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original 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

Show Explanatory Notes for Sections: Displays relevant parts of the explanatory notes interweaved within the legislation content.

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 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 were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Public Acts except Appropriation, Consolidated Fund, Finance and Consolidation Acts.

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 enactedversion 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

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