879. Rules providing for the procedure of the statutory committees.

The General Pharmaceutical Council must make such provision as it considers appropriate in rules in connection with the procedure to be followed and rules of evidence to be observed by the investigating committee, the fitness to practise committee1 and the appeals committee2. Such rules in respect of the fitness to practise committee or the appeals committee must, and in respect of the investigating committee may, include provision:


    (1)     for securing that, where a hearing is to be held, notice of when and where the hearing is to be held is given, at such time and in such manner as may be specified in the rules, to any person to whom the proceedings relate3;


    (2)     for securing that the person concerned4 and the Council are, if they so require, entitled to be he