Medical Practitioners Act 2007

73.

Duty to notify registered medical practitioner of Council’s sanction.

73.— (1) Subject to subsection (2), the Council shall, as soon as is practicable after deciding under F157 [ section 71 or section 71A , as the case may be, ] to impose a sanction on a registered medical practitioner, give notice in writing to the practitioner and, in any case where the Council is not the complainant, the complainant, of—

( a) the nature of the sanction that the Council has decided to impose,

( b) the date on which the decision was made, and

( c) the reasons for the imposition of the sanction.

(2) Where the Council has decided to impose a sanction on a registered medical practitioner other than a sanction referred to in F157 [ section 71(a) or 71A(a) ] , the Council shall ensure that the notice under subsection (1) is accompanied by a copy of section 75 (and, if section 57(6)(a) is applicable, a copy of section 57 ).

Annotations

Amendments:

F157

Substituted (19.07.2011) by Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Act 2011 (12/2011), s. 16, S.I. No. 388 of 2011.

F158

Substituted by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 127, not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C69

Prospective affecting provision: subs. (2) substituted by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 127, not commenced as of date of revision.

F158 [ (2) Where the Council has decided to impose a sanction on a registered medical practitioner (other than a sanction arising from measures referred to in section 71(2) or 71A(2) ), the Council shall give notice in writing to the practitioner of the practitioner’s entitlement, under section 75 , to appeal to the Court against the decision. ]