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Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014

Section 140 – Combined Safeguarding Boards

390.Section 140 provides that the Welsh Ministers may, by order, require a Safeguarding Children Board and a Safeguarding Adults Board to combine, creating a single Board. The Welsh Ministers must consult Safeguarding Board partners to which the proposals relate, the Secretary of State and other persons they consider appropriate before making an order (see section 141).

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