The Croydon Community National Health Service Trust (Change of Name) Order 1999

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Published: 1999-11-22

Statutory Instruments
1999 No. 3164

NATIONAL HEALTH SERVICE, ENGLAND
The Croydon Community National Health Service Trust (Change of Name) Order 1999

Made
22nd November 1999

Coming into force
1st February 2000

The Secretary of State for Health, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 126(3) and (4) of the National Health Service Act 1977(1) and section 5(1) of the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990(2) and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, after completion of the consultation prescribed under section 5(2) of the latter Act(3), hereby makes the following Order:

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Croydon Community National Health Service Trust (Change of Name) Order 1999 and shall come into force on 1st February 2000.

(2) In this Order—

“the Order” means the Croydon Community National Health Service Trust (Establishment) Order 1990(4);

“the trust” means the National Health Service trust established by the Order.

Change of name of NHS trust

2.  The trust shall be called the Croydon and Surrey Downs Community National Health Service Trust instead of the Croydon Community National Health Service Trust, and accordingly in article 1 of the Order in the definition of “the trust”, and in article 2 of the Order, after the word “Croydon” there shall be inserted the words “and Surrey Downs”.

Transitional provisions

3.  The change of name under this Order shall not—

(a)affect any right or obligation of any person; or

(b)be taken as invalidating any instrument (whether made before, on or after the day on which this Order comes into force) which refers to the trust by its previous name, and all instruments and other documents which refer to the trust under its previous name shall be construed as referring to it under its new name.

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Health

John Denham
Minister of State,
Department of Health
22nd November 1999

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)
This Order changes the name of an NHS trust established by Order under Part I of the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990 from the Croydon Community National Health Service Trust to the Croydon and Surrey Downs Community National Health Service Trust, and makes consequential amendments to that Order and transitional provisions.


(1)
1977 c. 49; section 126 was amended by section 65(2) of the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990 (c. 19), by paragraph 57 of Schedule 1 to the Health Authorities Act 1995 (c. 17) (“the 1995 Act”), by section 41(10) and paragraph 27 of Schedule 2 to the National Health Service (Primary Care) Act 1997 (c. 46) and by section 65(1) and paragraph 37 of Schedule 4 to the Health Act 1999 (c. 8) (“the 1999 Act”).

(2)
1990 c. 19; section 5 was amended by paragraph 69 of Schedule 1 to the 1995 Act and by section 13 of the 1999 Act.

(3)
See S.I. 1996/653, regulation 2(3).

(4)
S.I. 1990/2410.
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