the 1978 Act definition

the 1978 Act means the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978(2);
the 1978 Act means the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978 (c. 29),
the 1978 Act means the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978 (c. 29); “the 1990 Act” means the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (c. 43);

Examples of the 1978 Act in a sentence

  • The Scottish Ministers may, without prejudice to section 2(5) of, and paragraph 6(1) of Schedule 7A to, the 1978 Act (which confer powers as to directions), give directions to Health Boards and NHS trusts (either generally or to any particular Board or trust or in any particular case) for the purpose of or in connection with the exercise of their functions as to endowments; and a Board or trust must comply with any such directions given to it.

  • In this section and sections 6 to 9, the expression “NHS trust” is to be construed in accordance with section 108(1) (interpretation) of the 1978 Act.

  • Subsection (1) is without prejudice to section 2A of the 1978 Act (duty of health boards to promote improvement in the health of the people of Scotland).

  • Anything done by a health board in the exercise of functions under this Act is to be regarded as done in exercise of functions of the Scottish Ministers conferred on the health board by the order under section 2(1)(a) of the 1978 Act which constituted the board.

  • The requirement for authority from the head of a State’s diplomatic mission to submit to the jurisdiction applies both to an actual submission and a deemed submission pursuant to s.2(3) of the 1978 Act, Arab Republic of Egypt v Gamal- Eldin [1996] ICR 13 at [21].


More Definitions of the 1978 Act

the 1978 Act means the Employment Protection (Consolidation) Act 1978.
the 1978 Act means the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978 (c. 29); “the 2001 Act” means the Regulation of Care (Scotland) Act 2001 (asp 8);
the 1978 Act means the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 (c. 23); “the 1980 Act” means the MagistratesCourts Act 1980 (c. 43);
the 1978 Act means the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978; “the 2006 Act” means the National Health Service Act 2006(a);
the 1978 Act means the Adoption (Scotland) Act 19784;