465. Finances and accounts.

The appropriate national authority1 may make grants or loans to the Nursing and Midwifery Council2 towards expenses incurred, or to be incurred, by it in connection with the process of the implementation of the provisions relating to the regulation of the professions of nursing and midwifery3, or for such other purposes in connection with those professions as may be approved by the appropriate national authority and agreed with the Council4. Subject to this, the expenses of the Council are to be met out of fees received by the Council and other sums paid to it in connection with the