Updated to 9 July 2024 (Act No. 22 of 2024 and S.I. No. of 351 of 2024)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
S. 1(1) 17 February 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) Order 2023. (S.I. No. 46 of 2023), art. 2(a)
S. 1(2)-(4) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(a)
S. 1(5), 1(6) 17 February 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) Order 2023. (S.I. No. 46 of 2023), art. 2(a)
S. 2 17 February 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) Order 2023. (S.I. No. 46 of 2023), art. 2(b)
S. 3 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(a)
S. 4(a), (b) Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 4(c)-(f) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
Ss. 5, 6 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 7(a), (b) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 7(c) insofar as it relates to the insertion of subparagraph (iii) into section 8(7)(d) of the Act of 2015 Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 7(c) insofar as it relates to the insertion of subparagraph (iv) into section 8(7)(d) of the Act of 2015 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
Ss. 8-29 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 30(a) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 30(b) Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 30(c), (d) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
Ss. 31-43 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 44 insofar as it relates to the insertion of subsections (1) and (2) of section 54A into the Act of 2015 Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 44 insofar as it relates to the insertion of subsection (3) of section 54A into the Act of 2015 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
Ss. 45-67 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 68 insofar as it relates to the insertion of section 79(1) into the Act of 2015 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 68 insofar as it relates to the insertion of section 79(2)(a), (b) into the Act of 2015 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 68 insofar as it relates to the insertion of section 79(2)(c) into the Act of 2015 Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 68 insofar as it relates to the insertion of section 79(2)(d), (e) into the Act of 2015 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 68 insofar as it relates to the insertion of section 79(3) into the Act of 2015 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
Ss. 69, 70 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 71(a) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 71(b) Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
Ss. 72-77 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 195 of 2023), art. 2
Ss. 78-84 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 85 Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
Ss. 86, 87 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 88(a)-(c) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
S. 88(d) Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
Ss. 89-95 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(b)
Ss. 96, 97 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(c)
S. 98(1) 17 February 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) Order 2023. (S.I. No. 46 of 2023), art. 2(c)
S. 98(2), (3) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(c)
S. 99 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(c)
S. 100(1)(a) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(c)
S. 100(1)(b), (c) Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 100(2) Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(5)
S. 100(3) 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(c)
Ss. 101-104 26 April 2023 Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2023 (S.I. No. 194 of 2023), art. 3(c)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Not affected

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
None