Statutory Instruments

The Nursing Homes Support Scheme (Assessment of Capacity Report) Regulations 2009

The effect of these Regulations is to prescribe the format of reports for submission to the Circuit Court by medical practitioners in accordance with the provisions of section 21 of the Nursing Homes Support Scheme Act 2009. Section 21 of the Act provides for the appointment of care representatives to act on behalf of persons who are assessed by two medical practitioners as lacking the capacity to make decisions in relation to Ancillary State support

Download the document here