Health and Social Care Act 2012

231Abolition of the Office of the Health Professions Adjudicator

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(1)The Office of the Health Professions Adjudicator (“the OHPA”) is abolished.

(2)In Part 2 of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (regulation of health professions etc.), omit sections 98 to 110 and Schedules 6 and 7 (establishment etc. of the OHPA).

(3)All property, rights and liabilities to which the OHPA is entitled or subject immediately before the commencement of subsection (1) (including rights and liabilities relating to staff) are transferred to the Secretary of State.

(4)Part 4 of Schedule 15 (which contains consequential amendments and savings in relation to the OHPA) has effect.