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Health Bill

 

[AS AMENDED IN GRAND COMMITTEE]

 
 

Contents

Part 1

Smoking

Chapter 1

Smoke-free premises, places and vehicles

Introduction

1   

Introduction

Smoke-free premises, etc.

2   

Smoke-free premises

3   

Smoke-free premises: exemptions

4   

Additional smoke-free places

5   

Vehicles

No-smoking signs

6   

No-smoking signs

Offences relating to smoking in smoke-free premises, etc.

7   

Offence of smoking in smoke-free place

8   

Offence of failing to prevent smoking in smoke-free place

Fixed penalties

9   

Fixed penalties

Enforcement

10   

Enforcement

11   

Obstruction etc. of officers

 

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Interpretation, etc.

12   

Interpretation and territorial sea

Chapter 2

Age for sale of tobacco etc

13   

Power to amend age for sale of tobacco etc

Part 2

Prevention and Control of Health Care Associated Infections

14   

Code of practice relating to health care associated infections

15   

Code of practice: effects on existing functions of Commission for Healthcare

Audit and Inspection

16   

Code of practice: improvement notices

Part 3

Drugs, Medicines and Pharmacies

Chapter 1

Supervision of management and use of controlled drugs

17   

Accountable officers and their responsibilities as to controlled drugs

18   

Co-operation between health bodies and other organisations

19   

Meaning of “relevant person” in section 18

20   

Controlled drugs: power to enter and inspect

21   

Offences in connection with power to enter and inspect

22   

Guidance

23   

Crown application

24   

Relevant authorities

25   

Interpretation

Chapter 2

Medicines and pharmacies

26   

Requirements about supervision

27   

Control of pharmacy premises: individuals and partnerships

28   

Control of pharmacy premises: bodies corporate

29   

Control of pharmacy premises: representative of pharmacist in case of death

or disability

30   

The responsible pharmacist

31   

Enforcement

32   

Order-making powers

33   

Orders under s.60 of the Health Act 1999

 
 

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Part 4

The National Health Service

Chapter 1

Pharmaceutical services

34   

Power to charge

35   

Applications for provision of pharmaceutical services

36   

Arrangements for dispensing of medicines

Chapter 2

Ophthalmic services

37   

Provision of primary ophthalmic services

38   

General ophthalmic services contracts

39   

Persons performing primary ophthalmic services

40   

Assistance and support

41   

Local Optical Committees

42   

Payments in respect of optical appliances

43   

General ophthalmic services: transitional

Chapter 3

Protection of NHS from fraud and other unlawful activities

Preliminary

44   

Compulsory disclosure of documents for purposes of counter fraud or

security management functions

45   

Meaning of “NHS body” etc.

Disclosure notices

46   

Notice requiring production of documents

47   

Production of documents

48   

Delegation of functions

49   

Code of practice relating to delegated functions

50   

Disclosure of information

51   

Special protection for personal records

Offences

52   

Offences in connection with production of documents

53   

Offences relating to disclosure or use of information

Supplementary

54   

Manner in which disclosure notice may be served

55   

Interpretation

 
 

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Chapter 4

Audit

56   

Accounts and audit

Part 5

Appointments Commission

The Appointments Commission

57   

The Appointments Commission

Delegation of appointment functions

58   

Commission to exercise Secretary of State’s appointment functions

59   

Cases where appointment functions exercisable jointly etc.

60   

Commission to exercise Privy Council’s appointment functions

61   

Commission to exercise Assembly’s appointment functions

62   

Exercise of appointments functions

Other functions

63   

Commission to assist other bodies with appointments

64   

Functions connected with appointments to bodies to which section 58 or 60

applies

65   

Prescribed functions

Functions: supplementary

66   

Exercise of functions

Reports etc.

67   

Annual reports

68   

Other reports and information

Miscellaneous and supplementary

69   

Transfer of staff and property etc.

70   

Directions

71   

Interpretation

Part 6

Miscellaneous

Social care bursary

72   

Exercise by Special Health Authority of social care training functions

 
 

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NHS costs recovery

73   

NHS costs recovery

Transfer of criminal liability

74   

Transfer of criminal liabilities of certain NHS bodies

Local Health Boards and Welsh health authorities

75   

Amendments relating to Local Health Boards and abolition of Welsh health

authorities

Part 7

Final provisions

76   

Offences by bodies corporate etc.

77   

Offences committed by partnerships and other unincorporated associations

78   

Penalties for offences: transitional modification for England and Wales

79   

Orders and regulations

80   

Amendments, repeals and revocations

81   

Expenses

82   

Interpretation

83   

Commencement

84   

Short title and extent

Schedule 1   —   

Fixed penalties

Schedule 2   —   

Powers of entry, etc.

Schedule 3   —   

New Schedule 12B to 1977 Act

Schedule 4   —   

The Appointments Commission: supplementary

Schedule 5   —   

The Appointments Commission: list of statutory bodies

Schedule 6   —   

The Appointments Commission: list of regulatory bodies

Schedule 7   —   

Transfer of staff and property etc. to Appointments

Commission

Schedule 8   —   

Minor and consequential amendments

Schedule 9   —   

Repeals and revocations

 
 

 
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