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The Health and Personal Social Services(Northern Ireland) Order 1991


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Financial obligations of HSS trusts

15.—(1) Every HSS trust shall ensure that its revenue is not less than sufficient, taking one financial year with another, to meet outgoings properly chargeable to revenue account.

(2) It shall be the duty of every HSS trust to achieve such financial objectives as may from time to time be set by the Department with the consent of the Department of Finance and Personnel and as are applicable to it; and any such objectives may be made applicable to HSS trusts generally, or to a particular HSS trust or to HSS trusts of a particular description.

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