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Health and Social Care Act 2008

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Part 2Regulation of healthcare professions

Title and referenceExtent of repeal or revocation
Hearing Aid Council Act 1968 (c. 50)The whole Act.
Hearing Aid Council (Extension) Act 1975 (c. 39)The whole Act.
Supreme Court Act 1981 (c. 54)In Schedule 5, the entry for the Hearing Aid Council Act 1968.
Medical Act 1983 (c. 54)

In section 1(3), paragraphs (b) and (f).

Section 38(3)(a)(ii).

In section 41—

(a)

in subsection (7), the words “in accordance with regulations made by the General Council under this subsection,”, and

(b)

subsection (8).

In section 41A(4), the words from “; and for the purposes” to the end.

Section 53(2)(c).

In Part 3 of Schedule 1—

(a)

paragraphs 19A and 19E and the headings before those paragraphs, and

(b)

paragraph 23(b).

In Schedule 4—

(a)

in the heading before paragraph 1, the words “, Interim Orders Panels and Fitness to Practise Panels”,

(b)

in paragraph 1(1), the words “, Interim Orders Panels and Fitness to Practise Panels”,

(c)

in paragraph 1(1)(a), the words “, an Interim Orders Panel or a Fitness to Practise Panel”,

(d)

in paragraph 1(1)(b), the words “or such a Panel”,

(e)

paragraph 1(3) and (4),

(f)

in paragraph 2(1), paragraphs (b) and (c) and the words “or Panel”,

(g)

in paragraph 2(2), the words “, an Interim Orders Panel or a Fitness to Practise Panel”,

(h)

in paragraph 2(3), the words “, an Interim Orders Panel or a Fitness to Practise Panel” and the words “or Panel” (in both places),

(i)

in paragraph 3(a), the words “, an Interim Orders Panel or a Fitness to Practise Panel” and the words “, a Panel”,

(j)

in paragraph 3(b), the words “to a Fitness to Practise Panel or” and the words “the Panel or”,

(k)

paragraph 5A(1)(a)(ii), (3) and (3A),

(l)

paragraph 7(1)(b) and (c),

(m)

in paragraph 7(4), the words “, an Interim Orders Panel or a Fitness to Practise Panel”,

(n)

in paragraph 7(4)(a), the words “or a Panel”,

(o)

in paragraph 7(4)(a)(ii) and (b), the words “or the Panel”, and

(p)

in paragraph 13, the words “, an Interim Orders Panel or Fitness to Practise Panel”.

Hearing Aid Council (Amendment) Act 1989 (c. 12)The whole Act.
Opticians Act 1989 (c. 44)

Section 5C.

In section 5D(1), the words “the Fitness to Practise Committee and”.

In section 13L(11), the words “and rules made under section 23C below”.

In section 23B—

(a)

in the heading, the words “Fitness to Practise Committee and”, and

(b)

subsection (1)(a) and the word “or” following it.

In section 23C—

(a)

subsection (1)(a)(i) and the word “and” following it, and

(b)

subsection (2)(e) and (f).

Section 23D(2)(a) and the word “and” following it.

In section 23E(3) and (4), the words “the Fitness to Practise Committee and”.

Courts and Legal Services Act 1990 (c. 41)In Schedule 10, paragraph 29.
Value Added Tax Act 1994 (c. 23)In Part 2 of Schedule 9, in Item 1 of Group 7, paragraph (e).
Health Act 1999 (c. 8)

In section 60(2)(a), the words “the Pharmacy Act 1954,”.

In Schedule 3—

(a)

paragraph 7(2) and (3),

(b)

in paragraph 10, the words from “and other expressions” to the end, and

(c)

paragraph 12.

Freedom of Information Act 2000 (c. 36)In Part 6 of Schedule 1, the entry for the Hearing Aid Council.
National Health Service Reform and Health Care Professions Act 2002 (c. 17)

In section 25(6), the words “and (3)”.

Section 26(7) and (8).

In section 29(1)—

(a)

paragraph (c),

(b)

in paragraph (e), the words from “(other than a determination” to the end, and

(c)

paragraph (f).

In Schedule 7, paragraphs 20 to 24.

Income Tax (Earnings and Pensions) Act 2003 (c. 1)In section 343, in paragraph 1 of the Table at the end of subsection (2), sub-paragraph (g).
Constitutional Reform Act 2005 (c. 4)

In Schedule 7, in paragraph 4, in part A, the entry for the Hearing Aid Council Act 1968 (c. 50).

In Part 3 of Schedule 11, in paragraph 6(3), the entry for the Hearing Aid Council (Extension) Act 1975 (c. 39).

Health Act 2006 (c. 28)In Schedule 5, the entry relating to the Council for the Regulation of Health Care Professionals.

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