The Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 (Commencement) Order 2015
This Order will commence section 2 of the Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 (No. 33 of 2014) with effect from 31 October 2015. The effect of the Order will be to repeal the Opticians Act 1956 and to transfer the regulation of the professions of optometrist and dispensing optician from that Act to the Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 with effect from that date.
Download a copy of S.I. 443 of 2015