Appeals Committee

Pursuant to Section 51(1) of The Medical Act, when the Investigation Committee makes a decision under Section 47(1)(b), (d), (e) or (f), the complainant may appeal the decision to an Appeal Committee appointed under Section 51(2.1) of The Medical Act.  On receiving an appeal from a decision of the Investigation Committee, the President of Council is required to appoint an Appeal Committee consisting of no more than three members of the Council, one of whom must be a public representative and must appoint a member of that Committee to sit as Chair.   For detailed information regarding the Appeals Committees, please refer to the Appeals Committee’s Terms of Reference.