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Care Act 2014

The area for which a LETB is appointed

631.Paragraph 1 makes provision for the geographical area covered by the LETB. Sub-paragraph (1) requires HEE to ensure that the areas covered by all LETBs together cover the whole of England and do not overlap or coincide geographically.

632.Sub-paragraph (2) gives HEE a power to vary the area of a LETB. This may be required if there are changes in the area of neighbouring LETBs which lead to part of England being unrepresented by a LETB. HEE must also keep an up to date record of the geographical areas and publish that record.

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