[391E Directions: procedure]
[391E Directions: procedure]

[(1)     Before giving a recognised professional body a direction under section 391D, the Secretary of State must give the body a notice accompanied by a draft of the proposed direction.

(2)     The notice under subsection (1) must—

(a)     state that the Secretary of State proposes to give the body a direction in the form of the accompanying draft,

(b)     specify why the Secretary of State has reached the conclusions mentioned in section 391D(1) and (2), and

(c)     specify a period within which the body may make written representations with respect to the proposal.