The Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Modifications) Order 2011

JurisdictionScotland
CitationSSI 2011/211

2011 No. 211

National Health Service

Public Health

Public Services Reform

Social Care

The Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Modifications) Order 2011

Made 15th March 2011

Coming into force 1st April 2011

The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by section 132 of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 20101and all other powers enabling them to do so.

In accordance with section 133(2) of that Act, a draft of this instrument has been laid before and approved by resolution of the Scottish Parliament.

S-1 Citation and commencement

Citation and commencement

1. This Order may be cited as the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (Consequential Modifications) Order 2011 and comes into force on 1st April 2011.

S-2 Consequential Modifications

Consequential Modifications

2. The modifications specified in Schedules 1, 2 and 3 to this Order have effect.

S ROBISON

Authorised to sign on behalf of the Scottish Ministers

St Andrew’s House,

Edinburgh

15th March 2011

SCHEDULE 1

Article 2

MODIFICATIONS RELATING TO SOCIAL CARE AND SOCIAL WORK IMPROVEMENT SCOTLAND

1 MODIFICATIONS OF PRIMARY LEGISLATION

PART 1

MODIFICATIONS OF PRIMARY LEGISLATION

SCH-1.1

1.Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages (Scotland) Act 1965 (c.49)

In section 50 of the Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages (Scotland) Act 19652(events occurring in institutions), for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.2

2.Sewerage (Scotland) Act 1968 (c.47)

In section 59(3A) of the Sewerage (Scotland) Act 19683(interpretation), for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.3

3.Social Work (Scotland) Act 1968 (c.49)

In the Social Work (Scotland) Act 19684

(a) in section 10(3A)5(financial and other assistance to voluntary organisations)—

(i) for “section 2(11)(b) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001”, substitute “paragraph 8(1)(b) of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”; and

(ii) for “Part 1” substitute “Part 5”; and

(b) after section 13A(2A)6(residential accommodation with nursing), insert—

SCH-1.2B

“2B In subsection (2)(b) above, “care home service” has the same meaning as in paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (asp 8).”.

SCH-1.4

4.Water (Scotland) Act 1980 (c.45)

In section 50(1)(bb) of the Water (Scotland) Act 19807(power to require supply by meter), for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.5

5.Foster Children (Scotland) Act 1984 (c.56)

In the Foster Children (Scotland) Act 19848

(a) in section 2(2)(d)9(children who are not defined as a “foster child” for the purposes of the Act), for “Part 1 of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “Part 5 of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”; and

(b) in section 21(1)10(interpretation), in the definition of “care home service”, for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.6

6.Children (Scotland) Act 1995 (c.36)

In the Children (Scotland) Act 199511

(a) in section 36(3)(d)12(welfare of certain children in hospitals and nursing homes etc.), for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”; and

(b) in section 38(1)(b)13(short-term refuges for children at risk of harm), for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.7

7.Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1995 (c.46)

In section 57A(16) of the Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 199514(compulsion order), in the definition of “care home service”, for “section 2(3) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 2 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.8

8.Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 (asp 4)

(1) The Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 200015is amended as follows.

(2) In section 35 (application of Part 4)—

(a)

(a) in subsection (3)(b)16, for “section 7(1) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “section 59(1) of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”; and

(b)

(b) in subsection (6)17, for the words from “the” where it first appears to the end substitute—

“(a)

“(a) the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 have the same meanings in that subsection as in that Act;”.

(3) For section 40(1)(a)18(supervisory bodies), substitute—

“(a)

“(a) a registered establishment which is—

(i) registered under the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010, Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland;”.

(4) In paragraph 1 of schedule 119(managers of an establishment)—

(a)

(a) for “the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001”—

(i) the first time it appears, substitute “the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”;

(ii) the second time it appears, substitute “Part 5 of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”;

(b)

(b) in sub-paragraph (d)(i), for “section 7(2)(b)” substitute “section 59(2)(b)”;

(c)

(c) in sub-paragraph (d)(ii), for “section 33(1)” substitute “section 83(1)”; and

(d)

(d) in sub-paragraph (d)(iii), for “section 29(7)(j)” substitute “section 78(2)”.

SCH-1.9

9.Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001 (asp 8)

For section 77 (interpretation) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 200120substitute—

SCH-1.77

Interpretation

77 In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

“care service” has the meaning given by section 47(1) of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 (asp 8);

“the Council” means the Scottish Social Services Council (which is constituted under section 43 of this Act);

“enactment” has the meaning given by section 126(1) of the Scotland Act 1998 (c.46);

“equal opportunities” and “equal opportunity requirements” have the same meanings as in Section L2 (equal opportunities) of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998;

“exempt person” means—

(a) a national of a relevant European State other than the United Kingdom;

(b) a national of the United Kingdom who is seeking to engage in relevant social work by virtue of an enforceable community right; or

(c) a person who is not a national of a relevant European State but who is, by virtue of an enforceable community right, entitled to be treated, as regards the right to engage in relevant social work, no less favourably than a national of a relevant European State;

and in paragraphs (a) to (c), “national”, in relation to a relevant European State, means the same as in the Community Treaties, but does not include a person who, by virtue of Article 2 of Protocol No. 3 (Channel Islands and the Isle of Man) to the Treaty of Accession, is not to benefit from Community provisions relating to the free movement of persons and services;

“the General Systems Regulations” means the European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2007 ( S.I. 2007/2781);

“local authority” means a council constituted under section 2 of the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994 (c.39);

“notice” means notice in writing;

“prescribed” means prescribed by order made by the Scottish Ministers;

“regulations” means regulations made by the Scottish Ministers;

“relevant European State” means an EEA State or Switzerland;

“social service worker” means a person, other than a person excepted from this definition by regulations, who—

(a) has an entitling professional qualification in social work (that is to say a qualification which, if the person holding it also satisfies the requirements of subsection (2)(a) and (b) of section 46 of this Act and, except where section 46B of this Act applies, the requirements as to education imposed as mentioned in subsection (2)(c)(i) of that section, entitles that person to be registered in the part for social workers of the register maintained under section 44(1) of this Act); or

(b) is a visiting social worker from a relevant European State; or

(c) not being a person mentioned in paragraph (a) or (b) above, is employed in the provision of (or in managing the provision of) a care service; or

(d) being an employee of Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland, is an authorised person by virtue of section 56 of the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010;

“social worker” means a person described in paragraph (a) of the definition, above, of “social service worker”;

“visiting social worker from a relevant European state” means a person entitled under section 46A of this Act to be registered in the part of the register maintained under section 44(1) of this Act for visiting social workers from relevant European States; and

“voluntary organisation” means a body, other than a public or local authority, the activities of which are not carried on for profit.”.

SCH-1.10

10.Community Care and Health (Scotland) Act 2002 (asp 5)

In the Community Care and Health (Scotland) Act 200221

(a) in section 1(1)(a) (regulations as respects charging and not charging for social care), for “section 2(28) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 20 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”; and

(b) in section 12(5) (carer information strategies), for “section 2(28) of the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001” substitute “paragraph 20 of schedule 12 to the Public Services Reform (Scotland) Act 2010”.

SCH-1.11

11.Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (asp 13)

In schedule 1 to the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 200222...

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