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Consultation on Draft Regulations Transferring the Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland to the Scottish Tribunals

DescriptionThis is a consultation on a series of draft regulations transferring the Mental Health Tribunal to the Scottish Tribunals. It includes the transfer of functions and members of the MHT, rules of procedure, the composition of the tribunal when hearing mental health cases, eligibility for membership of the tribunals and time limits seeking permission to appeal a decision of the First Tier Tribunal Mental Health Chamber.
ISBN9781788515559
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateFebruary 26, 2018

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ISBN 978 1 78851 555 9 (web only publication)
PPDAS 349686

Contents

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Background

Part 2: Draft Regulations Transferring The Functions And Members Of The Mental Health Tribunal For Scotland To
The Scottish Tribunals

Questions On Draft Regulations

Part 3: Draft Regulations Setting Out The Rules Of Procedure For The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland Mental Health Chamber

Questions On Draft Regulations

Part 4: Draft Regulations Setting Out The Rules Of Procedure For The Upper Tribunal When Hearing Cases From The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland Mental Health Chamber

Questions On Draft Regulations

Part 5: Draft Regulations Setting Out The Composition Of The First-Tier And Upper Tribunals For Scotland

Questions On Draft Regulations

Part 6: Draft Regulations Setting Out The Eligibility Criteria For Membership Of The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland Mental Health Chamber

Questions On Draft Regulations

Part 7: Draft Regulations Amending The Time Limits For Seeking Permission To Appeal

Questions On Draft Regulations

Part 8: Responding To This Consultation

Annex A: Draft Regulations Transferring The Functions And Members Of The Mental Health Tribunal For Scotland To The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland

Annex B: Draft Regulations Prescribing Rules Of Procedure For The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland Mental Health Chamber

Annex C: Draft Regulations Prescribing Rules Of Procedure For The Upper Tribunal For Scotland When Hearing Cases From The First-Tier Tribunal Mental Health Chamber

Annex D: Draft Regulations Setting Out Composition Of The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland Mental Health Chamber And  Upper Tribunal For Scotland

Annex E: Draft Regulations Setting Out Eligibility Criteria For Membership Of The First-Tier Tribunal For Scotland Mental Health Chamber

Annex F: Draft Regulations On Time Limits For Seeking Permission To Appeal A Decision Of The First-Tier Tribunal Mental Health Chamber