Medical Practitioners Act 2007

Council’s power to issue guidelines.

12.— (1) Without prejudice to the operation of section 62 or 88 (2)(b) or (i), (3)(b), (4)(b) or (8), the Council may from time to time prepare, for the guidance of medical practitioners and the public, guidelines not inconsistent with this Act (including any regulations or rules made under this Act) indicating the manner in which the Council proposes to perform its functions.

(2) The Council shall ensure that guidelines prepared by it under this section are published in the prescribed manner as soon as is practicable after the guidelines have been prepared.