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Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014

Section 148 – Policy statements: requirements and ancillary powers

397.Section 148 requires a policy statement issued under section 147 to explain how the local authority’s policy differs from the requirement in the code, why it is proposing to do things differently, and when the policy covered in the statement comes in to effect. The section also stipulates that the statements must be published and that copies must be sent to the Welsh Ministers.

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