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The National Health Service (Functions of Health Authorities in London) Regulations 1996

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Statutory Instruments

1996 No. 654


The National Health Service (Functions of Health Authorities in London) Regulations 1996


8th March 1996

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8th March 1996

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1st April 1996

The Secretary of State for Health, in exercise of powers conferred on him by sections 15(1)(b), 17, and 126(4) and (5) of the National Health Service Act 1977(1) and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Regulations:—


1977 c. 49; see section 128(1) as amended by section 26(1) and (2)(g) and (i) of the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990 (c. 19) (“the 1990 Act”), for the definitions of “prescribed” and “regulations”. Section 15(1) was amended by the Health and Social Security Act 1984 (c. 48), section 5(2), by the 1990 Act, section 12(1), and by the Health Authorities Act 1995 (c. 17) (“the 1995 Act”), Schedule 1, paragraph 6. Section 17 is substituted from 1st April 1996 by the 1995 Act, Schedule 1, paragraph 8. Section 126(4) was amended, and section 126(5) added, by the 1990 Act, section 65(2).

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