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Mental Health (Approval Functions) Act 2012

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Mr Jeremy Hunt
Department of Health
Earl Howe
Department of Health

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Lords Bill 50 2012-13 (as brought from the Commons) | PDF version, 67KB 31.10.2012

Latest news on the Mental Health (Approval Functions) Act 2012

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 31 October 2012. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

 

Summary of the Mental Health (Approval Functions) Act 2012

Authorise things done before the day on which this Act is passed in the purported exercise of functions relating to the approval of registered medical practitioners and clinicians under the Mental Health Act 1983.

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