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The Policy Navigator Library has been designed to provide users with additional information to supplement material discussed in the six timelines. The library includes a list of legislation, organisations and publications. The library does not contain information on every Act or publication mentioned in the timeline, and you may find it easier to view the timelines first before accessing content in this section. 
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Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)

The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 created the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), which took on the functions of the Office of Fair Trading and the Competition Commission in 2014.

Co-operation and Competition Panel

The Co-operation and Competition Panel (CCP) was established in 2009 to investigate potential breaches of the Principles and Rules of Co-operation and Competition (PRCC).  Additionally, the CCP m

Department of Health

The Ministry of Health Act 1919 established the Ministry of Health despite resistance from members of the Local Government Board at the time, who feared the break-up of the Poor Law administration if

Department of Health and Social Security

The Department of Health and Social Security was the ministerial department of the UK government concerned with health and the provision of state social security benefits including pensions and income

Department of Social Securities

The Department of Social Securities was the ministerial department of the UK government responsible for the administration of the social security benefits.

District health authorities

The Health Services Act 1980 enabled the Secretary of State for Social Services to establish district health authorities (DHAs) and specified that regional areas did not need to be based around area h