(1) The Secretary must revoke, or suspend for a specified period, the * extra service status of a residential care service, or a * distinct part of a residential care service, if the approved provider concerned requests the Secretary in writing to do so.
Note: * Extra service status can also be revoked or suspended as a sanction under Part 4.4 (see paragraph 66-1(g)).
(2) Subject to subsection (3), a revocation or suspension under this section has effect on the date requested by the approved provider, unless the Secretary specifies otherwise.
(3) However, the date of effect must not be earlier than 60 days after the day on which the request is received by the Secretary.
(4) The Secretary must notify the approved provider, in writing, of the day on which the revocation or suspension will take effect and, in the case of a suspension, the day on which it will cease to have effect.