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54(1)Section 87B is amended as follows.S
(2)In subsection (3)(b), for “individuals on the lists of patients of any of the members of the practice” substitute “ practice patients ”.
(3)In subsection (5)(b)—
(a)after “general medical services” insert “ or personal medical services provided in accordance with section 17C arrangements ”; and
(b)for “individuals on the lists of patients of the members of the practice” substitute “ practice patients ”.
(4)After subsection (6) insert—
“(7)In this section “practice patient”, in relation to a recognised fund-holding practice, means an individual who is on the list of patients of any of the members of the practice (or, if any of those members together have a single list of patients in connection with section 17C arrangements, an individual who is on that single list).”
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