Other Notices

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Department of Health

NURSING AND MIDWIFERY
COMMENCEMENT OF THE NURSING AND MIDWIFERY ORDER 2001
THE NURSING AND MIDWIFERY ORDER 2001 (SI 2002 NO 253)

In accordance with Article 1(2) and (3) of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001, the Department of Health hereby gives notice that the Secretary of State for Health has specified 1 April 2002 as the day for the coming into force of:

Article 2 in so far as it relates to the definitions in Schedule 4 specified by the Secretary of State as coming into force on 1 April 2002;Article 3(1) to (7); Article 3(8) so far as it relates to the provisions of Schedule 1 to the Order brought into force on 1 April 2002; Article 3(9)(d); Article 3(10), (11) and (17) in so far as those provisions relate to the Midwifery Committee; Article 3(12) to (16); Article 3(18); Article 4; Article 41; Articles 47 to 53; Article 54(1) so far as it relates to provisions of Schedule 2 brought into force on 1 April 2002; Article 54(2) so far as not already in force; Article 54(3) so far as it relates to the provisions of Schedule 5 brought into force on 1 April 2002; Schedule 1, paragraphs 8(2), 9, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16; Schedule 2, with the exception of paragraphs 6, 7, 13, 14, 19 and 22, so far as not already in force;

In Schedule 4, the definitions of: “practising”; “the professions regulated under this Order”; “Registrar”; and “statutory committees”.
In Schedule 5 the entries relating to:

1. The Parlaimentary Commissioner Act 1967;
3. The Fair Trading Act;
4. The House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975;
5. The Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975;
8. The Registered Homes Act;
15. The Government of Wales Act;
17. Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Copies of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 (SI 2002/253) are available from Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.