Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

Professional conduct committees

71 Professional conduct committees

(1)

Each authority may from time to time appoint, in relation to a particular case or cases of a particular class, a professional conduct committee consisting of—

(a)

2 health practitioners who are registered with the authority; and

(b)

1 layperson.

(2)

The authority may, if in any particular case it considers it appropriate to do so, appoint, under subsection (1), a health practitioner or, as the case requires, a layperson who is a member of the authority.

(3)

The authority must appoint one of the members of each professional conduct committee to preside at the meetings of the committee.

Compare: 1995 No 95 s 88