Care Bill [HL]

Amendment
to be moved
On REPORT

After Clause 73

LORD WARNER

LORD PATEL

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“End of life care

After consultation, the Secretary of State may make regulations for
terminally ill persons to:

(a)   have their preference for place of death recorded by local health and
social care services and for that preference to be implemented
wherever practicable;

(b)   have their care and support needs and those of their carer treated as
urgent by the local authority responsible for assessing those needs;
and

(c)   be exempt from any local authority charges for adult social care.”

Prepared 24th September 2013