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Access to Justice Act 1999 (Destination of Appeals) Order 2000 UK Statutory Instrument Miscellaneous legislation This Order sets out the general rule that appeals from the county courts other than in family proceedings will lie to the Court rather than to the Court of Appeal, and sets out the exceptions. In force 2/5/00.
Care Act 2014 and Children and Families Act 2014 (Consequential Amendments) Order 2015 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 Paragraph 29 of the Schedule amends s135(6).
Care Quality Commission (Additional Functions) Regulations 2009 UK Statutory Instrument Miscellaneous legislation These Regulations give the Care Quality Commission functions, previously exercised by the MHAC, in relation to reviewing decisions to withhold items brought to high secure hospitals, internal post in high secure hospitals and decisions to record or monitor telephone calls in high secure hospitals.
Children Act 1989 (Consequential Amendment of Enactments) Order 1991 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 "Article 3 amends section 26 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (Definition of "relative" and "nearest relative") to include in the definition of "relative" for the purposes of Part II of that Act (Compulsory admission to hospital and guardianship functions of relatives of patients) a father who has acquired parental responsibility for a child although he was not married to the child's mother at the time of the child's birth." Article 3 of this Order amends s26 MHA 1983.
Civil Legal Aid (Financial Resources and Payment for Services) Regulations 2013 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation Financial eligibility for Legal Aid. In force 1/4/13.
Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation These regulations, among other things, amend the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) Regulations 2013 so as to reduce by 20% the maximum hourly rates payable to experts in civil cases. New rates include psychiatrists at £108 and psychologists at £93.60 per hour. In force 2/12/13 (i.e. it applies where the relevant legal aid form is signed and dated, or an emergency application is granted under delegated functions, on or after 2/12/13).
Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) Regulations 2013 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation Payment rates for legal fees and independent experts. No change to MH legal fees. Some changes to independent expert maximum hourly rates, including: (a) psychiatrist is £135 in any area (previously £90 in London); (b) psychologist is £117 in any area (previously £90 in London). The previous rates continue to apply to cases started after 3/10/11 but before 1/4/13. In force 1/4/13. Note that these fees were subsequently reduced by the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) Regulations 2013/2877.
Civil Procedure (Amendment No. 3) Rules 2006 UK Statutory Instrument Court procedure legislation These Rules, among other things, revoke CCR Order 49 Rule 12 which related to nearest relative applications. See Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2005 for details and links.
Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2005 UK Statutory Instrument Court procedure legislation These Rules amend the Civil Procedure Rules by enabling a patient to be made a respondent to a s29 nearest relative displacement application. In force 4/4/05. The amended Rule (CCR Order 49 rule 12) was revoked on 6/4/07 but a similar position is retained in CPR PD8A para 18.3 which states: "(1) the nearest relative must be made a respondent, unless (a) the application is made on the grounds that the patient has no nearest relative or that it is not reasonably practicable to ascertain whether he has a nearest relative; or (b) the court orders otherwise; and (2) the court may order that any other person shall be made a respondent."
Civil Procedure Rules 1998 UK Statutory Instrument Court procedure legislation The Civil Procedure Rules are used by the civil courts in England and Wales.
Community Legal Service (Financial) (Amendment) Regulations 2009 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation These Regulations increase the financial eligibility limits for civil legal aid and ensure the non-means-tested provision of legal representation in certain ‘deprivation of liberty’ cases (s21A appeals). In force 1/4/09 (DOL funding) and 6/4/09 (uprating).
Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008 (Commencement No. 5) Order 2008 UK Statutory Instrument Commencement orders Commencement order for Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008.
First-tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal (Chambers) Order 2008 UK Statutory Instrument Tribunal legislation This order, which came into force on 3/11/08, made under the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 organises and sets out the functions of the various new Tribunal chambers. Revoked by the First-tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal (Chambers) Order 2010.
First-tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal (Chambers) Order 2010 UK Statutory Instrument Tribunal legislation This repealed the First-tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal (Chambers) Order 2008 and was subsequently itself amended.
Government of Wales Act 2006 (Consequential Modifications and Transitional Provisions) Order 2007 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 Schedule 1 para 18 amends MHA 1983 s134 wef 1/5/07
Health Act 1999 (Supplementary, Consequential, etc Provisions) Order 2000 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 "This Order makes amendments to certain enactments, and related provision, consequential upon provisions of the Health Act 1999 ("the Act") concerning Primary Care Trusts and high security psychiatric services." Schedule 1 para 16 amends s12, s19, s23, s24, s32, s134, s139 and s145 MHA 1983.
Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Commencement No 9, Consequential Amendments and Transitory, Transitional and Saving Provisions) Order 2009 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 These Regulations relate to the dissolution of the Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection (CHAI), the Commission for Social Care Inspection (CSCI) and the Mental Health Act Commission (MHAC), and the creation of the Care Quality Commission. In force 1/4/09 (except for two minor amendments in force on 6/4/09).
Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Consequential Amendments No.2) Order 2010 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 This Order makes amendments to primary legislation, including the MHA 1983, consequential on the replacement, for England, of the registration of health and social care providers under Part 2 of the Care Standards Act 2000 with the new registration system under Part 1 of the Health and Social Care Act 2008. Amends s24, s34, s119 and s145. In force 1/10/10.
Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 (Consequential Provisions) Order 2005 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 Scottish legislation Article 12 applies MHA 1983 s139 to articles 2 to 11 of the Order. Schedule 1 amends s69, s79, s80, s88, s90, s91, s92 and s135 MHA 1983. Schedule 3 repeals s25J(1), s80(2) to (6), s80A(2) and (3), and part of s116.
Mental Health (Northern Ireland Consequential Amendments) Order 1986 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 Northern Irish legislation This Order amends s81, s82, s86, s88 and s110 MHA 1983.
Mental Health (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) Order 2018 UK Statutory Instrument Northern Irish legislation This Order amends Article 77 (power to discharge patients other than restricted patients) of the Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986. The pre-existing situation "could have [had] the effect that a patient who is detainable for assessment, in accordance with Article 4, is discharged before the assessment period is completed even if they meet the criteria for detention assessment (but not the criteria the Tribunal must use)" (para 6.7 of explanatory memorandum).
Mental Health (Patients in the Community) (Transfers from Scotland) Regulations 1996 UK Statutory Instrument Legislation amending MHA 1983 "These Regulations prescribe modifications to sections 25A to 25I and other provisions of the Mental Health Act 1983 to enable patients who are subject to community care orders made under the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984, and who wish to move to England or Wales, to become subject to after-care under supervision (regulation 2 and the Schedule). Community care orders and after-care under supervision were introduced by the Mental Health (Patients in the Community) Act 1995 which amends the Mental Health Act 1983 and the Mental Health (Scotland) Act 1984." The Schedule modifies the following MHA 1983 sections insofar as they apply to the above-mentioned patients: s25A, s25B, s25C, s25D, s25G, s72 and s76.
Qualifications for Appointment of Members to the First-tier Tribunal and Upper Tribunal Order 2008 UK Statutory Instrument Tribunal legislation Qualification for appointment.

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