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Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003

4: Complaints and discipline

71   Professional conduct committees

Professional conduct committees

    71 Professional conduct committees

  (1)  Each authority may from time to time appoint, in relation to a
particular case or cases of a particular class, a
professional conduct committee consisting of---

      (a)  2 health practitioners who are registered with the authority; and

      (b)  1 layperson.

  (2)  The authority may, if in any particular case it considers it appropriate
to do so, appoint, under subsection (1), a health practitioner or, as the case
requires, a layperson who is a member of the authority.

  (3)  The authority must appoint 1 of the members of each professional conduct
committee to preside at the meetings of the committee.
Compare: 1995 No 95 s 88

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