Health and Social Care Bill
TO BE MOVED
Page 2, leave out lines 7 to 9 and insert—
“(2) The Secretary of State must for that purpose provide or secure the provision of services according to this Act.”
Page 2, line 8, after “to” insert “provide or”
LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
Page 4, leave out lines 10 to 21 and insert—
“(2) The Board has the function of arranging for the provision of services for the purposes of the health service in England in accordance with this Act and subject to any directions issued by the Secretary of State.
(3) The Board must exercise the functions conferred on it by this Act in relation to clinical commissioning groups so as to secure that services are provided for those purposes in accordance with this Act.
(4) The Secretary of State may give a direction to the Board to discharge each of those functions, and in such manner and within such period or periods, as may be specified in the direction.”