The General Chiropractic Council (Registration) (Amendment and Repayment) Rules Order of Council 2011

Publication Date:January 01, 2011

2011No. 2972

HEALTH CARE AND ASSOCIATED PROFESSIONS

CHIROPRACTORS

The General Chiropractic Council (Registration) (Amendment and Repayment) Rules Order of Council 2011

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The General Chiropractic Council has made the General Chiropractic Council (Registration) (Amendment and Repayment) Rules 2011, which are set out in the Schedule to this Order, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 3(2), 6(2) and (4), and 35(2) of the Chiropractors Act 1994( 1).

By virtue of sections 35(1) and 36(1) of that Act, such Rules shall not come into force until approved by Order of the Privy Council.

Citation and commencement

1. This Order may be cited as the General Chiropractic Council (Registration) (Amendment and Repayment) Rules Order of Council 2011, and shall come into force on 1st January 2012.

Privy Council approval

2. Their Lordships, having taken into consideration those Rules, which are contained in the Schedule, are pleased to, and do approve them.

Judith Simpson

Clerk of the Privy Council

SCHEDULE

The General Chiropractic Council (Registration) (Amendment and Repayment) Rules 2011

The General Chiropractic Council makes the following Rules in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 3(2), 6(2) and (4), and 35(2) of the Chiropractors Act 1994.

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.-(1) These Rules may be cited as the General Chiropractic Council (Registration) (Amendment and Repayment) Rules 2011 and come into force on 1st January 2012.

(2) In these Rules-

"the Registration Rules" means the General Chiropractic Council (Registration) Rules 1999( 2),

"the registration year 2012" means the period of registration ending 31st December 2012 by virtue of rule 8(1)(b) of the Registration Rules;

"the relevant date" means the date on which these Rules come into force; and

"retention fee" has the meaning given it in rule 8 of the Registration Rules.

Amendments to the Registration Rules

2. In Schedule 2 (fees) of the Registration Rules-

(a) in paragraph 1(b), for "£1,250" substitute "£750";(b) in paragraph 3(b), for "£1,000" substitute "£800";(c) in paragraph 4(b), for "£1,250" substitute "£750";(d) in paragraph 5(b), for "£1,250" substitute "£750".

Repayment of fees

3.-(1) A repayment of part of a relevant payment in accordance with this rule must be made by the Registrar no later than 31st December 2012.

(2) A "relevant payment" is a payment, in whole or in part, of a fee in relation to the registration year 2012 where the fee was prescribed in paragraphs 1(b), 3(b), 4(b) or 5(b) of Schedule 2 to the Registration Rules ("Schedule 2") before the relevant date.

(3) Where a relevant payment was made in full before the...

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