Mental Health Act 2007 (Commencement No. 1) Order 2007

Official explanatory note: "This Order is the first commencement Order made under the Mental Health Act 2007 and brings into force section 45 of that Act in relation to England and Wales. Section 45 amends section 23 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (c.20) in relation to the delegation by National Health Service foundation trusts of their power to discharge patients from compulsion under the Act."

In force 24/7/07.

Changes made

NHS Foundation Trusts discharge power problem remedied 24/7/07

External links

Statute Law Database