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Table 3 Key legislations

From: An exploration of person-centred approach in end-of-life care policies in England and Japan

Legislation Country & year of enforcement Lawmaker Link
The Care Act. England, 2014 UK Parliament https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2014/23/contents/enacted
Health and Social Care Act. England, 2012 UK Parliament https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2012/7/contents/enacted
Mental Capacity Act. England, 2005 UK Parliament https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2005/9/contents
Cancer Control Act. Japan, 2007 (last revised in 2016) National Diet https://elaws.e-gov.go.jp/document?lawid=418AC1000000098_20161216_428AC0000000107 (in Japanese)
Long-Term Care Insurance Act. Japan, 2000 (revised 2017) National Diet https://elaws.e-gov.go.jp/document?lawid=409AC0000000123 (in Japanese)