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Health Protection Agency Bill [HL]


 

Health Protection Agency Bill [HL]

 
 

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Explanatory notes to the Bill, prepared by the Department of Health, will be

published separately as Bill 99—EN.

EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Mr Secretary Reid has made the following statement under section 19(1)(a) of the

Human Rights Act 1998:

In my view the provisions of the Health Protection Agency Bill [HL] are compatible

with the Convention rights.

 
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Health Protection Agency Bill [HL]

 

 
 

Contents

1   

Health Protection Agency

2   

Health functions

3   

Radiation protection functions

4   

Functions: supplementary

5   

Co-operation

6   

Appropriate authority

7   

Publication of information

8   

Transfer of property and staff etc.

9   

Directions

10   

Health care provision: standards

11   

Amendments and repeals

12   

Commencement

13   

Short Title

Schedule 1   —   

Health Protection Agency

Schedule 2   —   

Transfer of property and staff, etc.

Schedule 3   —   

Amendments

Schedule 4   —   

Repeals

 
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