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Name: Health Professional Act 2016 (Act No. 4 of 2016).
Country: Tuvalu
Subject(s): Nursing personnel
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-05-27
Entry into force:
ISN: TUV-2016-L-105159
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII) PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-09-22)
Abstract/Citation: PART 1 - PRELIMINARY
1 Short Title and Commencement
2 Interpretation
3 Purpose

PART 2 - THE BOARD
4 The Health Professionals Registration Board
5 Functions of the Board
6 Procedures of the Board
7 Classes of health professionals
8 Applications for registration
9 Granting or declining registration
10 Renewal of registration
11 Register of health professionals
PART 3 - TEMPORARY REGISTRATIONS
12 Temporary registration
13 Visiting health professionals
14 Fees
15 Suspension of registration
16 Cancellation, Removal of registration
17 Complaints against health professionals
18 Inquiries against health professionals
19 Result of inquiry
20 Appeals
21 Offences
22 Annual report
23 Regulations
24 Savings and transitional provisions
25 Repeals

SCHEDULE

Repeals the following Acts:
- The Medical and Dental Practitioners Act 1964; and
- The Nurses and Midwives Act 1968.

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