251. Provisional registration.

251.     Provisional registration.

For the purpose of enabling persons wishing to complete an acceptable programme for provisionally registered1 doctors to participate in such a programme a person is entitled to be registered provisionally if he has not satisfactorily completed an acceptable programme for provisionally registered doctors but apart from that he would be entitled2 to be registered3.

A person so provisionally registered is deemed to be registered4 as a fully registered medical practitioner5 so far as is necessary to enable him to participate in an acceptable programme for provisionally registered doctors but