S122 text

Provision of pocket money for in-patients in hospital

122.—(1) The [Welsh Ministers may (in relation to Wales)][1] pay to persons who are receiving treatment as in-patients (whether liable to be detained or not) in [...][2] hospitals wholly or mainly used for the treatment of persons suffering from mental disorder, such amounts as [the Welsh Ministers think fit][1] in respect of [those persons'][1] occasional personal expenses where it appears to [the Welsh Ministers][1] that [those persons][1] would otherwise be without resources to meet those expenses.

(2) For the purposes of [[...][1] the National Health Service (Wales) Act 2006],[3] the making of payments under this section to persons for whom hospital services are provided under [that Act][1] shall be treated as included among those services.