Tag Archives: Care and Support Bill

Factsheets Explaining the Care Bill (Department of Health)

Summary Eighteen factsheets and a glossary have been produced by the Department of Health to accompany the Care Bill. “The Care Bill was introduced into Parliament on 9 May 2013, and published on 10 May 2013. Factsheets have been produced … Continue reading

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The Queen’s Speech: Briefing (Carers UK)

Summary The Queen’s Speech (May 2013) included two bills of relevance to carers in the Government’s legislative plans for 2013-14, covering: Social care. Reforms to the state pension. This Carers UK briefing summarises the potential impact of this proposed legislation on … Continue reading

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Draft Care and Support Bill Report: Session 2012-13 (BBC News / House of Commons Joint Committee on the Draft Care and Support Bill)

Summary Even with the new cap on elderly care costs to be introduced in 2016, people at large will need a Government information and awareness-raising campaign to help them to understand their liabilities in terms of the potential lifetime costs … Continue reading

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Proposals for Health Education England: Impact Assessment (Department of Health)

Summary This Department of Health impact assessment assesses the proposed establishment of Health Education England as a NDPB i.e. a non-departmental public body (commonly referred to as a “quango”). Plans for this change appeared in the draft Care and Support … Continue reading

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Draft Care and Support Bill (HM Government)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 12, July 2012]. Summary The draft Care and Support Bill proposes new simplified legislation covering adult care and support, replacing the existing more complex … Continue reading

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