Minor drafting error in MCA 2005 corrected

In MCA 2005 s20(11)(a) the word “or” is replaced with “and”.

Extract from Explanatory Notes

Section 51: Amendment to section 20(11) of Mental Capacity Act 2005

243. Section 51 amends section 20(11)(a) of the MCA. It replaces the word "or" with "and". The amendment corrects a drafting error.


Date in forceCommencement orderMHA 2007 sectionMHA 1983 sections affected
1/10/07 Mental Health Act 2007 (Commencement No. 2) Order 2007 51 MCA 2005 s20 (MHA unaffected)


Mental Health Act 2007 Explanatory Notes - page 42


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