R&O – 11/2005

Nursing Homes and Mental Nursing Homes (General Provisions) (Amendment No. 12) (Jersey) Order 2005

Made                                                                      4th February 2005

Coming into force                                                 11th February 2005

THE HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE, in pursuance of Article 15 of the Nursing and Residential Homes (Jersey) Law 1994,[1] orders as follows –

1        Interpretation

In this Order –

principal Order” means the Nursing Homes and Mental Nursing Homes (General Provisions) (Jersey) Order 1995.[2]

2        Article 10 amended

For Article 10(1)(a) of the principal Order there shall be substituted the following sub-paragraph –

“(a)    employ by day and by night suitably qualified and competent professional, technical, ancillary and other staff in numbers which are adequate to ensure the well being of patients;”.

3        Transitional provisions

(1)     This Article applies to a person whose registration is in force at the date on which this Order comes into force.

(2)     During the transitional period –

(a)     the amendment made by Article 2 shall not have effect in relation to a person to whom this Article applies; and

(b)     Article 10(1)(a) of the principal Order as it is in force immediately before the date on which this Order comes into force shall continue to apply to a person to whom this Article applies.

(3)     In this Article “transitional period” means the period that commences on the date on which this Order comes into force and ends 3 months after that date.

4        Citation and commencement

(1)     This Order may be cited as the Nursing Homes and Mental Nursing Homes (General Provisions) (Amendment No. 12) (Jersey) Order 2005.

(2)     This Order shall come into force 7 days after it is made.

M.N. DE LA HAYE

Greffier of the States.

 


 



[1] Recueil des Lois, Volume 1994-1995, page 105, Volume 2003, page 7 and Volume 2004, page 1056.

[2] Nos. 8813, 16/2003 and 149/2004.


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