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Appointment of Consultants Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996

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3.—(1) Subject to paragraph (2) these Regulations shall apply to any appointment by a Board of—

(a)any medical or dental practitioner whether whole-time or part-time to a consultant post;

(b)any medical practitioner whether whole-time or part-time to a post of consultant equivalent in public health medicine (hereinafter referred to as a “consultant in public health medicine”); and

(c)any medical practitioner whether whole-time or part-time to a post of Director of Public Health(1).

(2) These Regulations do not apply to the appointment of any person in any of the classes specified in regulation 5.


See Article 32 of the Health and Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order 1991

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