Search Legislation

The European Qualifications (Health and Social Care Professions) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Visiting pharmacists and pharmacy technicians: saving of old law for up to one year

This section has no associated Explanatory Memorandum

45.—(1) Where, immediately before exit day—

(a)a visiting pharmacist or pharmacy technician was entitled under paragraph 3, 6, 11 or 14 of Schedule 2 to the 2010 Order to provide occasional pharmacy services, or

(b)the Registrar was in receipt of the required documents (within the meaning of paragraph 4 or 12 of that Schedule) from a pharmacist or pharmacy technician seeking to acquire that entitlement,

any provision made by an Act or instrument amended by Part 1 of this Schedule continues to apply in relation to the pharmacist or technician without the amendments that Part 1 of this Schedule makes to the provisions relating to visiting practitioners from relevant European States.

(2) But a visiting practitioner’s entitlement does not continue (or further continue) under paragraph 6 or 14 of Schedule 2 to the 2010 Order on or after exit day (and, accordingly, the entitlement lapses at the end of—

(a)in the case of a pharmacist, the period mentioned in paragraph 7(1) or (2) of that Schedule;

(b)in the case of a pharmacy technician, the period mentioned in paragraph 15(1) or (2) of that Schedule).

(3) The reference in sub-paragraph (1) to “the provisions relating to visiting practitioners from relevant European States” is to the provisions listed in the following table.

InstrumentProvision relating to visiting practitioners
The 1968 Actsection 67E
section 69(1ZA)
section 71(7)
section 78(5) and (5A)
The 2010 Orderin article 3(1), the definitions of “competent authority”, “exempt person”, “General Systems Regulations”, “registered pharmacist” and “registered pharmacy technician”
article 19(2)(d) and (e)
article 29(3)(a)
article 32(11)
article 33
article 36(3)
article 37(5)
article 38(2) and (4)
article 39(1)(c), (e), (i) and (l)
article 43(5)(c), (8)(b) and (9)
Schedule 2
Medicines for Human Use (Clinical Trials) Regulations 2004regulation 2(1)
National Health Service (Pharmaceutical Services) (Scotland) Regulations 2009regulation 2(1)
General Pharmaceutical Council (Registration) Rules 2010rule 18(1)(a) and (5)(a)(i)
rule 19(1), (4)(a) and (5)(b)
rule 20(3)(a)
General Pharmaceutical Council (Continuing Professional Development and Consequential Amendments) Rules 2011rule 5(2)(b) and (3)
rule 6(f)(ii)
rule 8(1)
rule 9(5)
rule 11(1)(a)
Human Medicines Regulations 2012regulation 8(1)
National Health Service (Pharmaceutical and Local Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2013regulation 2(1)

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

You have chosen to open The Whole Instrument

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open The Whole Instrument as a PDF

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open the Whole Instrument

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open Schedules only

The Schedules you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Memorandum

Explanatory Memorandum sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Statutory Instrument or Draft Statutory Instrument laid before Parliament from June 2004 onwards.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources