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Mental Health Act 1959

1959 CHAPTER 72 7 and 8 Eliz 2

An Act to repeal the Lunacy and Mental Treatment Acts 1890 to 1930, and the Mental Deficiency Acts 1913 to 1938, and to make fresh provision with respect to the treatment and care of mentally disordered persons and with respect to their property and affairs; and for purposes connected with the matters aforesaid.

[29th July 1959]

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C1Functions of Minister of Health under this Act now exercisable by Secretary of State: S.I. 1968/1699, art. 2

Act: Functions of a Minister of the Crown transferred to the Assembly (W.) (1.7.1999) by S.I. 1999/672, art. 2, Sch. 1

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I1Act not in force at Royal Assent by virtue of s. 153(1)(2) (now repealed); Act wholly in force at 1.11.1960

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8 Functions of welfare authorities.E+W

[F3(1) For the purposes of subsection (8) of section twenty-one of the M1 National Assistance Act 1948 (which restricts the duties of local authorities in respect of the provision of accommodation under that section by reference to the provision authorised or required to be made under other enactments) no account shall be taken of the provision authorised or required to be made by [F4 local social services authorities ] under [F5 paragraph 2 of Schedule 8 to the M2 National Health Service Act 1977 ] , with respect to residential accommodation for persons who are or have been suffering from mental disorder. ]

(2)[F6The persons referred to in subsection (1) of section twenty-nine of the said Act of 1948 (which section enables local authorities to make arrangements for promoting the welfare of blind persons and other disabled persons described in the said subsection (1)) shall include mentally disordered persons of any description; and] for the purposes of subsection (6) of that section (which, among other things, excludes from that section the provision of accommodation or services required to be provided under the M3National Health Service Act 1946), no account shall be taken of the provisions of [F7Schedule 20 to the National Health Service Act 2006 or Schedule 15 to the National Health Service (Wales) Act 2006], with respect to the provision of accommodation or services for such persons.

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(4)Nothing in this section shall be construed as requiring a local authority to make provision for the same purposes both under . . . F9 Part III of the M4National Assistance Act 1948 [F10and under [F11Schedule 20 to the National Health Service Act 2006 or Schedule 15 to the National Health Service (Wales) Act 2006]].

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OffencesE+W

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F48127 Amendment of Sexual Offences Act, 1956. E+W

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F49128Sexual intercourse with patients.E+W

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131Prosecutions by local authorities.E+W

(1)A [F51local social services authority] may institute proceedings for any offence under this Part of this Act, but without prejudice to any provision of this Part of this Act requiring the consent of the Director of Public Prosecutions for the institution of such proceedings.

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F52

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Miscellaneous provisionsE+W+S+N.I.

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139—141. SupplementalE+W

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142 Default powers of Minister.E+W

(1)Where the Minister is of opinion, on complaint or otherwise, that a [F57local social services authority] have failed to carry out functions conferred or imposed on the authority by or under this Act or have in carrying out those functions failed to comply with any regulations relating thereto, he may after such inquiry as he thinks fit make an order declaring the authority to be in default.

(2)[F58Section 68(4) of the National Health Service Act 2006, and section 28(4) of the National Health Service (Wales) Act 2006 (which relate] to orders declaring, among others, a local authority to be in default under that Act) shall apply in relation to an order under this section as they apply in relation to an order under that section.

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F59143 Inquiries. E+W

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144 Expenses.E+W

(1)There shall be defrayed out of moneys provided by Parliament—

(a)any expenses incurred by the Minister or a Secretary of State under this Act;

(b). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F60

(c)any increase attributable to this Act in the sums payable out of moneys provided by Parliament under any other enactment.

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F61

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145 General provisions as to regulations, orders and rules.E+W+S

(1)Any power of the Minister F62... to make regulations, orders or rules under this Act shall be exercisable by statutory instrument.

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F63

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F63Ss. 1–5, 10, 22, 25–35, 37–43, 45–60, 62–68, 70–76, 80, 81, 89, 90, 92–96, 99–119, 121–126, 129, 130, 132, 133, 135–141, 144(1)(b), 145(2), 147, 148, 149(3)–(5), 153, Schs. 1, 3, 5, Sch. 7 Pt. I entry relating to: ss. 48 and 49 of the Fines and Recoveries Act 1983 (c. 74, SIF 98:3), Sch. 7 Part II entries relating to: Polish Resettlement Act 1947 (c. 19), U.S.A. Veterans' Pensions (Administration) Act 1949 (c. 45) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

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149 Minor and consequential amendments and repeals.E+W

(1)The enactments described in the first column of the Seventh Schedule to this Act shall have effect subject to the amendments specified in the second column of that Schedule, being minor amendments and amendments consequential on the foregoing provisions of this Act.

(2). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F66

(3)—(5).. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F67

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Modifications etc. (not altering text)

C4The text of s. 149(1) is in the form in which it was originally enacted: it was not reproduced in Statutes in Force and does not reflect any amendments or repeals which may have been made prior to 1.2.1991.

150 Application to Scotland.E+W+S+N.I.

The following provisions of this Act shall extend to Scotland, that is to say—

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  • section one hundred and forty-five so far as applicable to any Order in Council extending to Scotland;

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  • Part II of the Seventh Schedule;

  • Part II of the Eighth Schedule;

but except as aforesaid, and except so far as it relates to the interpretation or commencement of the said provisions, this Act shall not extend to Scotland.

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152 Application to Northern Ireland.E+W

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F71, this Act shall not extend to Northern Ireland.

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153. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F72E+W

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154 Short title and application to Scilly Isles.E+W

(1)This Act may be cited as the Mental Health Act 1959.

(2)[F73Section 278(4) of the National Health Service Act 2006 (which provides for the application] of that Act to the Isles of Scilly) shall have effect as if the references to that Act included references to this Act.

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SCHEDULES

FIRST SCHEDULEE+W . . . F74

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SECOND SCHEDULEE+W . . . F75

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THIRD SCHEDULEE+W . . . F76

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FOURTH SCHEDULEE+W . . . F77

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FIFTH SCHEDULEE+W . . . F78

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Section 148.

SIXTH SCHEDULEE+W Transitional Provisions

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F79Sch. 6 (except paragraph 15(4)) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

Part IIE+W

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F80Sch. 6 (except paragraph 15(4)) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

Part IIIE+W Provisions relating to Parts IV and V

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F81Sch. 6 (except paragraph 15(4)) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

Transferred patientsE+W

15(1)—(3).. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F82E+W

(4)Section eighty-four of this Act shall apply to a transferred patient who having been a state mental patient in Scotland was immediately before the commencement of this Act liable to be detained in a hospital in England and Wales by virtue of subsection (3) of section sixty-three of the M5Criminal Justice Act 1948, or subsection (2) of section sixty-four of the M6Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 1949, as if he had been removed to such a hospital from Scotland in pursuance of an order under the said subsection (2); and where he is treated by virtue of the said section eighty-four as if he had been removed to a hospital in pursuance of a transfer direction, he shall also be treated as if a direction restricting his discharge had been given as aforesaid.

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F82Sch. 6 (except paragraph 15(4)) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

Marginal Citations

16—23.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F83E+W

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F83Sch. 6 (except paragraph 15(4)) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

Part IVE+W

24—28.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F84E+W

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F84Sch. 6 (except paragraph 15(4)) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

Sections 149, 150, 152.

Seventh ScheduleE+W+S MINOR AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS

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C6The text of Sch. 7 Pts. I and II is in the form in which it was originally enacted: it was not reproduced in Statutes in Force and, except as specified, does not reflect any amendments or repeals which may have been made prior to 1.2.1991.

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The Colonial Prisoners Removal Act, 1884, 47 & 48 Vict. c. 31.

In section ten, after subsection (2), there shall be added the following subsection—

(3)Without prejudice to the foregoing provisions of this section, where a criminal lunatic is removed to England and Wales, then—

(a)except where he is a criminal lunatic by virtue of having been convicted of an offence and afterwards certified or otherwise lawfully proved to be insane, the Secretary of State may give the like direction in respect of him under section seventy-one of the Mental Health Act, 1959, as may be given in the case of a person to whom that section applies;

(b)in the said excepted case, the Secretary of State may give the like direction in respect of him under section seventy-two of that Act (with or without a direction under section seventy-four thereof) as may be given in the case of a person serving a sentence of imprisonment with respect to whom the Secretary of State is satisfied as mentioned in subsection (1) of that section

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The Settled Land Act, 1925, 15 & 16 Geo. 5. c. 18.In section sixty-eight, in subsection (3), for the words “a lunatic, or a defective” there shall be substituted the words “suffering from mental disorder”.
The Trustee Act, 1925, 15 & 16 Geo. 5. c. 19.

In section thirty-six, the following subsection shall be substituted for subsection (9)—

(9)Where a trustee is incapable, by reason of mental disorder within the meaning of the Mental Health Act, 1959, of exercising his functions as trustee and is also entitled in possession to some beneficial interest in the trust property, no appointment of a new trustee in his place shall be made by virtue of paragraph (b) of subsection (1) of this section unless leave to make the appointment has been given by the authority having jurisdiction under Part VIII of the Mental Health Act, 1959

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In section forty-one, in subsection (1), for the words “a lunatic or a defective” there shall be substituted the words “incapable, by reason of mental disorder within the meaning of the Mental Health Act, 1959, of exercising his functions a s trustee”.

The following section shall be substituted for section fifty-four—

54 Jurisdiction in regard to mental patients.

(1)Subject to the provisions of this section, the authority having jurisdiction under Part VIII of the Mental Health Act, 1959, shall not have power to make any order, or give any direction or authority, in relation to a patient who is a trustee if the High Court has power under this Act to make an order to the like effect.

(2)Where a patient is a trustee and a receiver appointed by the said authority is acting for him or an application for the appointment of a receiver has been made but not determined, then, except as respects a trust which is subject to an order for administration made by the High Court, the said authority shall have concurrent jurisdiction with the High Court in relation to—

(a)mortgaged property of which the patient has become a trustee merely by reason of the mortgage having been paid off;

(b)matters consequent on the making of provision by the said authority for the exercise of a power of appointing trustees or retiring from a trust;

(c)matters consequent on the making of provision by the said authority for the carrying out of any contract entered into by the patient;

(d)property to some interest in which the patient is beneficially entitled but which, or some interest in which, is held by the patient under an express, implied or constructive trust.

The Lord Chancellor may make rules with respect to the exercise of the jurisdiction referred to in this subsection.

(3)In this section “patient” means a patient as defined by section one hundred and one of the Mental Health Act, 1959, or a person as to whom powers are exercisable and have been exercised under section one hundred and four of that Act.

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F85. . .
The Law of Property Act, 1925, 15 & 16 Geo. 5. c. 20.

The following section shall be substituted for section twenty-two—

22 Conveyances on behalf of persons suffering from mental disorder and as to land held by them on trust for sale.

(1)Where a legal estate in land (whether settled or not) is vested in a person suffering from mental disorder, either solely or jointly with any other person or persons, his receiver or (if no receiver is acting for him) any person authorised in that behalf shall, under an order of the authority having jurisdiction under Part VIII of the Mental Health Act, 1959, or of the court, or under any Statutory power, make or concur in making all requisite dispositions for conveying or creating a legal estate in his name and on his behalf.

(2)If land held on trust for sale is vested, either solely or jointly with any other person or persons, in a person who is incapable, by reason of mental disorder, of excercising his functions as trustee, a new trustee shall be appointed in the place of that person, or he shall be otherwise discharged from the trust, before the legal estate is dealt with under the trust for sale or under the powers vested in the trustees for sale.

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The Administration of Estates Act, 1925, 15 & 16 Geo. 5. c.23.In section forty-one, in subsection (1), in paragaph (ii) of the proviso, for the words “a lunatic or defective” there shall be substituted the words “is incapable, by reason of mental disorder within the meaning of the Mental Health Act, 1959, of managing and administering his property and affairs” and the word “committee” shall be omitted, and in paragraph (iv) of the proviso, for the words from “committee” to “appointed” there shall be substituted the words “receiver is acting for a person suffering from mental disorder”, and for the words “lunatic or defective” in the second place where they occur there shall be substituted the words “said person”.
. . . F94 . . . F94
F95. . .F95. . .
F95. . .
. . . F96 . . . F96
. . . F97 . . . F97
. . . F98 . . . F98
. . . F97 . . . F97
. . . F99 . . . F99
. . . F100 . . . F100
. . . F101 . . . F101
. . . F102 . . . F102
F85. . .F85. . .
. . . F103 . . . F103
. . . F104 . . . F104
. . . F105 . . . F105
. . . F106 . . . F106
. . . F102 . . . F102
. . . F107 . . . F107
. . . F108 . . . F108
. . . F109 . . . F109
. . . F110 . . . F110
The Sexual Offences Act,1956, 4 & 5 Eliz. 2. c. 69.In the Second Schedule, in paragraph 1, in the fourth column, for the words “an idiot or imbecile” there shall be substituted the words “a defective”; in paragraph 11 in the first column, for the words “idiot or imbeclie” there shall be substituted the word “defective”; and in paragraph 14, in the fourth column, for the words “an idiot or imbecile” there shall be substituted the words “a defective”.
. . . F111 . . . F111
. . . F112 . . . F112
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F85Sch. 7 Pt. 1 entries repealed (1.10.2007) by Mental Capacity Act 2005 (c. 9), s. 68(1), Sch. 7 (with ss. 27-29, 62); S.I. 2007/1897, art. 2(1)(d)

F86Ss. 1–5, 10, 22, 25–35, 37–43, 45–60, 62–68, 70–76, 80, 81, 89, 90, 92–96, 99–119, 121–126, 129, 130, 132, 133, 135–141, 144(1)(b), 145(2), 147, 148, 149(3)–(5), 153, Schs. 1, 3, 5, Sch. 7 Pt. I entry relating to: ss. 48 and 49 of the Fines and Recoveries Act 1983 (c. 74, SIF 98:3), Sch. 7 Part II entries relating to: Polish Resettlement Act 1947 (c. 19), U.S.A. Veterans' Pensions (Administration) Act 1949 (c. 45) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

F87Sch. 7 entry relating to the Fines and Recoveries Act 1833, the words from “In section ninety-one” onwards repealed by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1969

F88Sch. 7 entry relating to the amendments of the Court of Chancery of Lancaster Act 1850 repealed by Courts Act 1971 (c. 23) s. 56(4), Sch. 11 Pt. II

F89Sch. 7 entry relating to the Habitual Drunkards Act 1879 repealed by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1976 (c. 16), Sch. I Pt. Il

F91Sch. 7 entry relating to the Law of Property Act 1925 repealed (1.1.1997) by 1996 c. 47, ss. 25(2), sch. 4 (with s. 24(2)); S.I.1996/2974, art. 2

F92Sch. 7 entry relating to the Law of Property Act 1925 repealed (1.1.1997) by 1996 c. 47, ss. 25(2), sch. 4 (with s. 24(2)); S.I.1996/2974, art. 2

F95Sch. 7 entry repealed (22.7.2004) by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 2004 (c. 14), Sch. 1 Pt. 17 Group 8

F96Sch. 7 entry relating to the Public Health Act 1936 repealed with (saving) by Nursing Homes Act 1975 (c. 37), s. 22(2)(3), Sch. 2 paras. 3, 5, Sch. 3

F97Sch. 7 entries relating to the Public Health (London) Act 1936 and the London Government Act 1939 repealed by London Government Act 1963 (c. 33), s. 93(1), Sch. 18 Pt. II

F99Sch. 7 entry relating to Education Act 1944 repealed by Education (Handicapped Children) Act 1970 (c. 52), s. 2, Sch.

F100Sch. 7 entry relating to The Teachers' Superannuation Act 1945 repealed by The Teachers' Superannuation Act 1965 (c. 83), ss. 2(1)()c), 8(1)(b), Sch. 3 Pt. II

F101Sch. 7 entry relating to the amendment of s. 63 of the National Health Service Act 1946 repealed by Health Services and Public Health Act 1968 (c. 46), s. 78(2), Sch. 4

F102Sch. 7 entries relating to the National Health Service Act 1946, and the National Health Service (Amendment) Act 1949 repealed by National Health Service Act 1977 (c. 49), s. 129, Sch. 16

F103Sch. 7 entry relating to the Children Act 1948 repealed by Children Act 1975 (c. 72), s. 108(1)(b), Sch. 4 Pt. V

F104Sch. 7 entry relating to the Criminal Justice Act 1948 repealed by Powers of Criminal Courts Act 1973 (c. 62), s. 56(2), Sch. 6

F105Sch. 7 entry relating to the National Service Act 1948 repealed by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1977 (c. 18), s. 1(1), Sch. 1 Pt. I

F106Sch. 7 entries relating to the Recall of Army and Air Force Pensioners Act 1948, the Naval Enlistment Act 1884, the Army Act 1955, the Air Force Act 1955, and the Revision of the Army and Air Force Acts (Transitional Provisions) Act 1955 repealed by Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960 (c. 61), s. 113(2), Sch. 5

F107Sch. 7 entry relating to the Matrimonial Causes Act 1950 repealed by Matrimonial Causes Act 1965 (c. 72), s. 45, Sch. 2

F108Sch. 7 entry relating to the Costs in Criminal Cases Act 1952 repealed by Costs in Criminal Cases Act 1973 (c. 14), s. 21(2), Sch. 2

F110Sch. 7 entry relating to the Local Government Superannuation Act 1953 repealed by Superannuation Act 1972 (c. 11), s. 29(4), Sch. 8

F112Sch. 7 entry relating to the amendment of the Solicitors Act 1957 repealed by Solicitors (Amendment) Act 1974 (c. 26), s. 19(5)(6), Sch. 3 Pt. I

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. . . F118 . . . F118
. . . F119 . . . F119
. . . F113 . . . F113
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F113Sch. 7 entries relating to the Recall of Army and Air Force Pensioners Act 1948, the Naval Enlistment Act 1884, the Army Act 1955, the Air Force Act 1955, and the Revision of the Army and Air Force Acts (Transitional Provisions) Act 1955 repealed by Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1960 (c. 61), s. 113(2), Sch. 5

F114Sch. 7 entry relating to the Pharmacy and Poisons Act 1933 repealed by Poisons Act 1972 (c. 66), s. 12(1), Sch. 3

F115Ss. 1–5, 10, 22, 25–35, 37–43, 45–60, 62–68, 70–76, 80, 81, 89, 90, 92–96, 99–119, 121–126, 129, 130, 132, 133, 135–141, 144(1)(b), 145(2), 147, 148, 149(3)–(5), 153, Schs. 1, 3, 5, Sch. 7 Pt. I entry relating to: ss. 48 and 49 of the Fines and Recoveries Act 1983 (c. 74, SIF 98:3), Sch. 7 Part II entries relating to: Polish Resettlement Act 1947 (c. 19), U.S.A. Veterans' Pensions (Administration) Act 1949 (c. 45) repealed by Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20, SIF 85), Sch. 6

F116Ss. 19–21, 23(1), Sch. 7 Part II entry relating to: National Assistance Act 1948 (c. 29), s. 37 repealed by Residential Homes Act 1980 (c. 7), Sch. 2

F117Sch. 7 entry relating to the Children Act 1948 repealed by Local Authority Social Services Act 1970 (c. 42), s. 14(2), Sch. 3

F118Ss. 44, 77, 78, 131(2), 134, 144(2), 146, Sch. 7 Part II entry relating to: Representation of the People Act 1949 (c. 68) repealed by Mental Health (Amendment) Act 1982 (c. 51, SIF 85), Sch. 4 Pt. I

F120Sch. 7 Part II entry relating to: Children Act 1958 (c. 65) repealed by Foster Children Act 1980 (c. 6), Sch. 2

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