344. General powers of the Council.

(ii)     Business and Functions

344.     General powers of the Council.

The General Dental Council1 has power to do anything which in its opinion is calculated to facilitate the proper discharge of its functions2. In particular, the Council has the power to pay its members such fees and travelling, subsistence or other allowances as it may determine3, and also to pay the members of any of its committees such allowances and expenses as it may determine4. The powers of the Council's committees may be exercised notwithstanding any vacancy5, and no