The first edition of the 2010 MCA update can be accessed here. The update includes items on the following topics:

  • the Office of the Public Guardian’s consultation on its amendments to secondary legislation which we referred to in last month’s Health legal update (which can be accessed here);
  • the publication of the independent Mental Capacity Advisory Service and second annual report;
  • an update on Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards; and
  • it also contains contact details for the regional leads for Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and regional leads for the Mental Capacity Act.