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[F12A Health service providers subject to investigation.E+W+S
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F1S. 2A and sidenote inserted (1.4.1996) by 1996 c. 5, s. 1; S.I. 1996/970, art. 2(1)

(1)Persons are subject to investigation by the Health Service Commissioner for England [F2if they are [F3or were at the time of the action complained of]

(a)individuals undertaking to provide in England general medical services or general dental services under Part II of the National Health Service Act 1977;

(b)persons (whether individuals or bodies) undertaking to provide in England general ophthalmic services or pharmaceutical services under Part II of that Act; [F4or]

(c)individuals performing in England personal medical services or personal dental services in accordance with arrangements made under section 28C of that Act (except as employees of, or otherwise on behalf of, a health service body or an independent provider)]

[F5or

(d)individuals providing in England local pharmaceutical services in accordance with arrangements made under a pilot scheme established under section 28 of the Health and Social Care Act 2001 (except as employees of, or otherwise on behalf of, a health service body or an independent provider).]

(2)Persons are subject to investigation by the Health Service Commissioner for Wales [F6if they are [F7or were at the time of the action complained of]

(a)individuals undertaking to provide in Wales general medical services or general dental services under Part II of the National Health Service Act 1977;

(b)persons (whether individuals or bodies) undertaking to provide in Wales general ophthalmic services or pharmaceutical services under Part II of that Act; or

(c)individuals performing in Wales personal medical services or personal dental services in accordance with arrangements made under section 28C of that Act (except as employees of, or otherwise on behalf of, a health service body or an independent provider)]

(3)Persons are subject to investigation by the Health Service Commissioner for Scotland [F8if they are—

(a)individuals undertaking to provide in Scotland general medical services or general dental services under Part II of the M1National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978;

(b)persons (whether individuals or bodies) undertaking to provide in Scotland general ophthalmic services or pharmaceutical services under Part II of that Act; or

(c)individuals performing in Scotland personal medical services or personal dental services in accordance with arrangements made under section 17C of that Act (except as employees of, or otherwise on behalf of, a health service body or an independent provider)]

(4)In this Act—

(a)references to a family health service provider are to any person mentioned in subsection (1), (2) or (3);

(b)references to family health services are to any of the services so mentioned.]

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F2S. 2A(1)(a)(b)(c) and words in s. 2A(1) substituted for words in s. 2A(1) (1.4.1998 with effect as mentioned in art. 3(3) of S.I. 1998/631) by 1997 c. 46, s. 41(10), Sch. 2 Pt. I para. 68(2); S.I. 1998/631, art. 2(1)(b), Sch. 2

F3Words in s. 2A(1) inserted (23.2.2001) by 2000 c. 28, ss. 1(1)(2)(a), 4(2) (with s. 3)

F4Word in s. 2A(1)(b) repealed (E.) (12.12.2002) by S.I. 2002/2861, art. 26(a)

F5S. 2A(1)(d) and the word preceding it inserted (E.) (12.12.2002) by S.I. 2002/2861, art. 26(b)

F6S. 2A(2)(a)(b)(c) and words in s. 2A(2) substituted for words in s. 2A(2) (1.4.1998 with effect as mentioned in art. 3(3) of S.I. 1998/631) by 1997 c. 46, s. 41(10), Sch. 2 Pt. I para. 68(3); S.I. 1998/631, art. 2(1)(b), Sch. 2

F7Words in s. 2A(2) inserted (23.2.2001) by 2000 c. 28, ss. 1(1)(2)(b), 4(2) (with s. 3)

F8S. 2A(3)(a)(b)(c) and words in s. 2A(3) substituted for words in s. 2A(3) (1.4.1998 with effect as mentioned in art. 3(3) of S.I. 1998/631) by 1997 c. 46, s. 41(10), Sch. 2 Pt. I para. 68(4); S.I. 1998/631, art. 2(1)(b), Sch. 2

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