Legislation

Section 25 – Validity and applicability of advance decisions

Introduction

The official explanatory notes to the act describe this section as follows: “This introduces the two important safeguards of validity and applicability in relation to advance decisions to refuse treatment. To be valid the advance decision must not have been withdrawn or overridden by a subsequent LPA giving a donee the authority to consent or […]

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