Medical Practitioners Act 2007

36Q.

F71 [ Correction of register.

36Q . ... ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F71

Inserted by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 89, not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C29

Prospective affecting provision: section inserted by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 89, not commenced as of date of revision.

F71 [ 36Q. (1) For the purpose of keeping the register correct, the Council shall from time to time as occasion requires—

( a ) correct all clerical errors in the register,

( b ) remove from the register all entries therein procured by fraud or misrepresentation,

( c ) enter in the register every change which comes to the Council’s knowledge in the addresses of adapters, and

( d ) remove the registration of all adapters whose death has been notified to, or comes to the knowledge of, the Council.

(2) Where the Council takes any action pursuant to subsection (1) for the purposes of keeping the register correct, the Council shall forthwith notify the adapter concerned, or the adapter’s next of kin, as may be appropriate, of the action taken and of the reasons therefor.

(3) The Council shall take such steps as it considers necessary from time to time to ensure that the particulars entered in the register are accurate.

(4) Where any particulars entered in the register in respect of an adapter change, the adapter shall, as soon as is practicable but, in any case, not later than 30 days after the occurrence of the change, give notice in writing to the Council specifying the change.

(5) An adapter shall give notice in writing to the Council of any material matter which would be likely to affect the continuation of the adapter's registration not later than 30 days after that matter comes to the knowledge of the adapter. ]