Community Care, Services for Carers and Children's Services (Direct Payments) (England) Regulations 2009

These Regulations extend the scope of direct payments to include adults lacking capacity to consent to them and lift a number of exclusions previously placed upon individuals subject to mental health legislation and provisions of criminal justice legislation relating to mental disorder. They revoke and replace the Community Care, Services for Carers and Children’s Services (Direct Payments) (England) Regulations 2003. In force 9/11/09.

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