Nurses and Midwives Act 2011

83.

Information Board may publish in public interest.

83.— F80 [ (1) ] The Board shall, F81 [ (if satisfied that, in the case of a measure referred to in section 82(1)(k) or (l) or paragraph (a)(ii) , it is in the public interest to do so) ]

( a) advise the public when—

(i) any measure referred to in section 82(1) takes effect under this Part in respect of a nurse or midwife, or

(ii) any measure referred to in section 82(2) in respect of a nurse or midwife comes to the knowledge of the Board,

and

F81 [ ( b ) if satisfied that it is in the public interest to do so, publish a transcript of all or any part of the proceedings of the Fitness to Practise Committee at an inquiry or publish all or any part of a report referred to in section 67(1) of the Fitness to Practise Committee (and, in either case, whether with or without any information which would enable all, or any one or more than one, of the parties to the proceedings concerned to be identified). ]

F82 [ (2) The Board shall not publish anything under this section which is inconsistent with a decision (if any) of the Court arising from the performance of a function under section 73 or 74 . ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F80

Inserted (1.08.2021) by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 178(a), S.I. No. 409 of 2021.

F81

Substituted (1.08.2021) by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 178(b)(i), (ii), S.I. No. 409 of 2021.

F82

Inserted (1.08.2021) by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 178(c), S.I. No. 409 of 2021.