(1) This section applies to regulations made under section 112ZF(1)(g) that—
(2) Before regulations to which this section applies are made, the Director-General must—
(a) prepare the standards proposed to be incorporated by reference or the proposed amendment to, or replacement of, standards incorporated by reference (proposed standards) in consultation with persons or organisations whom the Director-General considers appropriate, including persons who are able to represent the views of health practitioners, or of classes of health practitioner, who will be directly affected by the proposed standards; and
(b) make copies of the proposed standards available for inspection during working hours for a reasonable period, free of charge, at the head office of the Ministry of Health and at any other places that the Director-General determines are appropriate; and
(2A) Before regulations to which this section applies are made, the Director-General—
(3) A failure to comply with this section does not invalidate regulations that incorporate standards by reference.
Part 4A (comprising sections 112A to 112ZP) was inserted, as from 7 March 2005, by section 4 Health (National Cervical Screening Programme) Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 3). See section 2(1) of that Act as to section 112C of this Act coming into force as from 1 July 2004. See sections 6 and 7 of that Act for transitional provisions relating to the National Cervical Screening Programme.
Subsection (2)(d) was repealed, as from 14 April 2005, by section 3(1)(a) Health Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 34).
Subsection (2)(e)(iii) was repealed, as from 14 April 2005, by section 3(1)(b) Health Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 34).
Subsection (2A) was inserted, as from 14 April 2005, by section 3(2) Health Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 34).