269Power to confer functions in relation to identification of GPs
(1) Regulations may make provision conferring functions on the Information Centre in connection with the verification of the identity of general medical practitioners for purposes connected with the health service in England.
(2) In subsection (1) “general medical practitioners” means persons registered in the General Practitioner Register kept by the General Medical Council.
Royal Assent (in so far as is necessary for enabling the exercise on or after 27 March 2012 of any power to make an order or regulations or to give directions that is conferred by the above section or an amendment made by it.): 27 March 2012: see s 306(1)(d).
To be appointed
To be appointed (for remaining purposes): see s 306(4).
This section does not extend to Scotland: see s 308(1).