Aged Persons Amendment Act (No. 100 of 1998)

1st January 1998

To amend the Aged Persons Act, 1967, so as to insert certain definitions; to provide for conditions regarding subsidies to managers of registered homes for the aged and to certain other institutions; to monitor compliance with conditions of registration of homes for the aged; to provide for the establishment of management committees for those homes; to provide for the accessibility of those homes; to
provide for the enquiry by designated bodies into matters regarding aged persons; to require reporting on the abuse of aged persons and the keeping of a register thereon; to generally regulate the prevention of the abuse of aged persons; and to provide for matters connected therewith.