Law amending the law on social service
(Maximum co-payment for meal service in nursing homes, etc.)
WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:
The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:
The law on social service, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 979 of 1. October 2008, as amended most recently by Act No. 318 of 28. April 2009, is amended as follows:
1. In section 161 is added to paragraph 4:
' (4). The Interior Minister of Social Affairs may lay down detailed rules concerning the maximum co-payment and regulation thereof for food service arrangements for residents in care homes and nursing homes, residential accommodation after §§ 107 and 108 of the law on social services and similar accommodation units, which are associated with the care and service functions with associated staff. '
The law shall enter into force on the 1. July 2009.
Given at Christiansborg Palace, on 25 May. May 2009 MARGRETHE r./Karen Ellemann