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Mental Capacity Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 242 - Ways in which information must be provided

This section provides for a power to make regulations which provide for the ways in which information that is required to be given under Part 10 or any regulations made under Part 10 must be given to prescribed persons. Regulations may in particular require information to be given orally as well as in written form.

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