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The National Health Service (General Medical Services Contracts) (Wales) Regulations 2004

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30.—(1) Subject to paragraph 10 of Schedule 6, a contract under which services are to be provided before 1st January 2005 (whether or not such services will be provided after that date) must provide for the services specified in paragraph (2) to be provided throughout the out of hours period unless —

(a)the Local Health Board has accepted in writing, prior to the signing of the contract, a written request from the contractor that the contract should not require the contractor to make such provision;

(b)the contract is, at the date on which it is signed, with —

(i)a medical practitioner who on 31st March 2004, is or was relieved of responsibility for providing services to his or her patients under paragraph 18(2) of Schedule 2 to the National Health Service (General Medical Services) Regulations 1992(1),

(ii)a partnership in which all of the partners who are general medical practitioners are, or were on 31st March 2004, relieved of responsibility for providing services to their patients under that paragraph or

(iii)a company in which all of the general medical practitioners who own shares in that company are, or were on 31st March 2004, relieved of responsibility for providing services to their patients under that paragraph ;

(c)the contractor has opted out in accordance with paragraph 4 or 5 of Schedule 3; or

(d)the contract has been otherwise varied to exclude a requirement to make such provision.

(2) The services referred to in paragraph (1) are —

(a)the services which must be provided in core hours under regulation 15; and

(b)such additional services as are included in the contract pursuant to regulation 29.

(1)

S.I. 1992/635. Paragraph 18 was amended by S.I. 1996/702; 2002/1896.

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