Policy Document Act to Amend the Social Service Act (Law No. 548 in 2010) (capping the rate of self-payment for food services) Year 2010 Country Denmark Topic Health Subtopic Long-term care Keywords Access to healthcare Ageing society Elderly care Healthcare system Long-term care Table of contents Benefits & Requirements Implementing Text & Related Legislation Read the Law Comments & Clarifications Author Main implications The municipal council was also required to offer a food service. The Ministry of Social Welfare regulated the amount of self-payment. Benefits & Requirements Implementing Text & Related Legislation Original name of the legal document/act (native language) Lov om ændring af lov om social service (Lov nr. 548 i 2010) (loft over egenbetaling for madservice m.v.) Date of passage/approval 26th May 2010 Date of signature 27th May 2010 Date of publication 1st July 2010 Are the effects retroactive? No Actors Danish Parliament (introduced by the Ministry of Social Affairs); the Liberal Party of Denmark and the Conservative People's Party Financing Municipalities Read the Law Original full text source in native language Lovtidende A: Lov om ændring af lov om social service (Loft over egenbetaling for madservice m.v.) Original full text web source in native language https://www.retsinformation.dk/Forms/R0710.aspx Comments & Clarifications Earlier related reforms: LBK nr 941 af 01/10/2009.