562. Legal assessors; giving of advice.

562.     Legal assessors; giving of advice.

At a hearing before: (1) the investigating committee1, in respect of an allegation in relation to the procurement or making of an entry in the register2, or any matter which is treated as such an allegation3; (2) the health committee4, in relation to the fitness of a person to practise5; (3) the conduct and competence committee6, in relation to the fitness of a person to practise7; or (4) the Health and Care Professions Council8, in relation to an appeal9, any advice tendered by a legal assessor10 to the Council or the