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Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

2: Registration of, and practising certificates for, health practitioners

33   Surrender of practising certificate

    33 Surrender of practising certificate

  (1)  This subsection applies to a person who is a health practitioner or a
former health practitioner and---

      (a)  whose name is removed from the register; or

      (b)  whose registration or practising certificate is suspended; or

      (c)  whose practising certificate is required for endorsement by the
Registrar under section 32.

  (2)  A person to whom subsection (1) applies must, within 14 days after the
date on which notice of the removal, suspension, or requirement for endorsement
is given to him or her, deliver to the Registrar any current annual practising
certificate or interim practising certificate that he or she holds.

  (3)  Every person commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a
fine not exceeding $2,000 who, being required to comply with subsection (2),
fails to comply with that subsection.
Compare: 1995 No 95 s 59

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