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[F127(1)An authorisation record is a record relating to a cared-for person, specifying all arrangements authorised for the time being, and the responsible body for the time being, for that person, and specifying in relation to any arrangements—

(a)the time from which the authorisation has effect, and when it is to cease to have effect under paragraph 29(1), (2) or (3),

(b)the programme for reviewing the authorisation,

(c)how the requirements of Part 5 are complied with, and

(d)anything else this Schedule requires to be specified.

(2)An authorisation record may include any other information.

(3)When the responsible body authorises arrangements the draft authorisation record required by paragraph 18(g) or 20(2)(b)(iii)

(a)becomes the authorisation record, and

(b)supersedes any earlier authorisation record.

(4)The responsible body must revise the authorisation record if there is any change in any of the matters that are specified or required to be specified in it.]

Textual Amendments

F1Sch. AA1 inserted (16.5.2019 for specified purposes) by Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019 (c. 18), s. 6(3), Sch. 1

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