The purpose of this paper is to summarise the Law Commissions’ final report and draft Bill on the regulation of health and social care professionals.
To summarise the key recommendations that are relevant to adult safeguarding.
The final report concludes that new legislation is needed to govern the UK regulators of health and social care professionals.
The paper sets out the recommended new legal framework.
Spencer-Lane, T. (2014), "Modernising the regulation of health and social care professionals: the Law Commissions’ final report and draft Bill", The Journal of Adult Protection, Vol. 16 No. 6, pp. 411-420. https://doi.org/10.1108/JAP-05-2014-0016
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