566. The United Kingdom good laboratory practice compliance programme.

A regulatory study1 may not be conducted at any premises2 of a test facility3 unless:

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    (1)     the operator4 of the test facility is regarded5 as a member6 or a prospective member7 of the United Kingdom good laboratory practice compliance programme (the 'UK GLP compliance programme'); and

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    (2)     the operator's membership or prospective membership of that programme is or is partly in respect of those premises,

and if a regulatory study is conducted at any premises in contravention of this provision, the operator of that test facility is guilty of an offence