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The Residential Establishments – Child Care (Scotland) Regulations 1996

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Statutory Instruments

1996 No. 3256 (S.246)


The Residential Establishments – Child Care (Scotland) Regulations 1996


18th December 1996

Laid before Parliament

31st December 1996

Coming into force

1st April 1997

The Secretary of State, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 5(2) and 60(1) of the Social Work (Scotland) Act 1968(1) and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Regulations:


1968 c. 49; section 5(2) was amended by the Adoption (Scotland) Act 1978 (c. 28), Schedule 3, paragraph 9, the Children Act 1989 (c. 41), Schedule 13, paragraph 19, and the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990 (c. 19), s.51; section 60(1) was amended by the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978 (c. 24), Schedule 16, paragraph 29(i) and the Health and Social Services and Social Security Adjudications Act 1983 (c. 41), section 8(3).

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