The Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust (Establishment) and the Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership National Health Service Trust (Dissolution) (Amendment) Order 2020

Cited asSI 2020/1157
JurisdictionUK Non-devolved

2020No. 1157

NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE, ENGLAND

The Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust (Establishment) and the Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership National Health Service Trust (Dissolution) (Amendment) Order 2020

Made22ndOctober2020

Coming into force1stNovember2020

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care makes the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 25(1), 272(7)(a) and (8)(a) and 273(1) of the National Health Service Act 2006( 1).

In accordance with section 25(3) of that Act, the Secretary of State has completed the consultation prescribed by regulations( 2) made under that section.

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust (Establishment) and the Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership National Health Service Trust (Dissolution) (Amendment) Order 2020 and comes into force on 1st November 2020.

(2) In this Order, “the Establishment Order” means the Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust (Establishment) and the Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership National Health Service Trust (Dissolution) Order 2011( 3).

Change of name and savings

2.—(1) In article 2 of the Establishment Order (Establishment and name of the trust) for “the Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust” substitute “the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust”.

(2) The change of name effected by paragraph (1) does not —

(a) affect any rights or obligations of any person; or

(b) invalidate any instrument (whether made before, on or after the day on which this Order comes into force) which refers to the Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust and all instruments or other documents which refer to that name must be construed as referring to the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Health and Care National Health Service Trust.

Removal of specification of “operational date”

3. For article 5 of the Establishment Order (Operational date and accounting date of the trust) and the heading to that article, substitute—

5. Accounting date of the trust

The accounting date of the trust is 31st March.”.

Signed by the authority of the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care.

22nd October 2020

Edward Argar

Minister of State,

Department of Health and Social Care

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Order)

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