Legislation

Section 15 – Power to make declarations

Introduction

This section gives the Court of Protection power to declare how the act applies in a particular case. For example, if there was uncertainty as to whether a person had capacity to consent to medical treatment and, in the circumstances, clinicians were not content to rely on their own belief that section 5 authorised the […]

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