592. Investigation of allegations.

The investigating committee1 must investigate any allegation which is referred to it2. Where an allegation is referred to the committee, it must:


    (1)     notify without delay the person concerned3 of the allegation and invite him to submit written representations within a prescribed period4;


    (2)     where it sees fit, notify the person making the allegation of such written representations and invite him to deal within a specified period with any points raised by the committee in respect of those representations5;


    (3)     take such other steps as are reasonably practicable to obtain as much information as possible about the case6;