Legislation

This section contains the latest legislation relating to the Department of Health. You can still access older legislation.

Changes to Quality Accounts reporting arrangements for 2012/13

Amendments have been made to the National Health Service (Quality Accounts) Regulations 2010. These amendments come into effect from February 2013 and change the reporting requirements for Quality Accounts being … Read more → – Changes to Quality Accounts reporting arrangements for 2012/13

Electronic prescription service directions 2012 amendment 2

These directions, which come into force on 1 February 2013, enable the 21 primary care trusts (PCTs) listed in the schedule to authorise their primary medical services contractors or any … Read more → – Electronic prescription service directions 2012 amendment 2

Regulations laid for clinical commissioning groups

The National Health Service (Clinical Commissioning Groups – Disapplication of Responsibility) Regulations 2012 sets out those persons and circumstances where a clinical commissioning group is not responsible where it otherwise … Read more → – Regulations laid for clinical commissioning groups

Electronic prescription service directions 2012

These directions, which come into force on 1 December 2012, enable the 33 primary care trusts (PCTs) listed in the schedule to authorise their primary medical services contractors or any … Read more → – Electronic prescription service directions 2012

NHS Business Services Authority (Amendment) Directions 2012

The NHS Business Services Authority (Awdurdod Gwasanaethau Busnes y GIG) (Amendment) Directions 2012 confer a new function on the NHS Business Services Authority. From 20 September 2012, the NHS Business … Read more → – NHS Business Services Authority (Amendment) Directions 2012

Amendments to the high security psychiatric services directions 2012

These directions apply to the 3 trusts which provide high secure mental health services at Ashworth, Broadmoor and Rampton Hospitals. They should be read alongside the High Security Psychiatric Services … Read more → – Amendments to the high security psychiatric services directions 2012

PCTs to be added to the EPS authorisation directions from 1 February 2013

The national electronic prescriptions service (EPS) directions evaluation panel has approved a further 21 primary care trusts (PCTs) to be added to the EPS authorisation directions.  The next stage will … Read more → – PCTs to be added to the EPS authorisation directions from 1 February 2013