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The Sight Testing (Examination and Prescription) (No. 2) Regulations 1989

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2.—(1) In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires–

“the Act” means the Opticians Act 1958;

“doctor” means a fully registered person within the meaning of the Medical Act 1983(1);

“optician” means a registered ophthalmic optician;

“patient” means a person whose sight has been tested.

(2) Unless the context otherwise requires, any reference in these Regulations to a numbered regulation is a reference to the regulation bearing that number in these Regulations, and any reference in a regulation to a numbered paragraph is a reference to the paragraph bearing that number in that regulation.

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