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SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 7Adjudication functions under Medical Act 1983 and Opticians Act 1989

Part 2Amendments of Opticians Act 1989

37(1)Section 13K of the 1989 Act (restoration of names to a register) is amended as follows.

(2)In subsections (2) and (3) for “Registration Appeals Committee” substitute “Adjudicator”.

(3)In subsection (6)—

(a)for “Registration Appeals Committee may, if they think” substitute “Adjudicator may, if it thinks”,

(b)for “direct the registrar to restore” substitute “direct that”, and

(c)after “proficiency,” insert “be restored”.

(4)In subsection (7)—

(a)for “Registration Appeals Committee” substitute “Adjudicator”,

(b)for “they consider” substitute “the Adjudicator considers”,

(c)for “they must” substitute “the Adjudicator must”, and

(d)for “them” substitute “it”.

(5)In subsection (8) for “Registration Appeals Committee” substitute “Adjudicator”.

(6)In subsection (9) for “Registration Appeals Committee give” substitute “Adjudicator gives”.

(7)In subsection (10) for “Registration Appeals Committee” substitute “Adjudicator”.