Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005
Transfer of property and liabilities to Council.
85.—(1) With effect from the transfer day, the following are transferred to the Council:
(a) all property (real and personal) and rights held or enjoyed immediately before that day by the National Social Work Qualifications Board;
(b) all liabilities incurred before that day by that Board that had not been discharged before that day.
(2) Accordingly, without any further conveyance, transfer or assignment—
(a) such property vests, on the transfer day, in the Council for all the estate, term or interest for which, immediately before that day, it was vested in the National Social Work Qualifications Board, but subject to all trusts and equities affecting the property and capable of being performed,
(b) such rights are, on and from that day, rights of the Council, and
(c) such liabilities are, on and from that day, liabilities of the Council.
(3) All moneys, stocks, shares and securities transferred to the Council by this section that, immediately before the transfer day, are in the name of the National Social Work Qualifications Board, shall, at the request of the Council, be transferred into its name.
(4) Every right and liability transferred to the Council by this section may, on and after the transfer day, be sued on, recovered or enforced by or against the Council in its own name and it shall not be necessary for it to give notice of the transfer to the person whose right or liability is transferred by this section.