353. Proof of documents.

353.     Proof of documents.

Prima facie evidence of any document issued by the General Dental Council1 may be given in all legal proceedings by the production of a copy or extract purporting to be certified to be a true copy or extract by the registrar2 or some other officer of the Council authorised to give a certificate3. No proof is required of the handwriting or official position or authority of any person so certifying4.