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Health and Personal Social Services (Amendment) Act (Northern Ireland) 2016

Section 5: Appeals to the Care Tribunal

Provides the Care Tribunal with increased flexibility in responding to appeals.  On the appeal, the Care Tribunal will now have the power to confirm the decision, set aside the decision or substitute for the decision appealed against any other decision that could have been made.

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