Liberty Protection Safeguards to come into force Oct 2020

In a letter to members of Parliament this week, Caroline Dinenage announced that the Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) would come into force from 1 October 2020, subject to ongoing work around implementation planning and developing regulations on how the system will work.

The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019, is the legislation introducing the new system and became law in May after completing its journey through Parliament.


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