Supplementary Order Paper No 269

Clause 3

In clause 3, replace the definition of attending medical practitioner (page 3, line 8) with:

attending medical practitioner means a medical practitioner who has personally attended the person, in a professional capacity, either—


for a period of not less than 6 months; or


on at least three occasions, provided that such attendances must have taken place at intervals of not less than one month between each attendance