Section 49 – Power to call for reports


The official explanatory notes to the act describe this section as follows: “This section makes provision for reports to assist the court in determining a case. Such reports can be commissioned from the Public Guardian, local authorities, NHS bodies or Court of Protection Visitors. The Public Guardian is a new statutory official (see section 57) […]

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