Rule 7

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Rule 7

One of the UK’s General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, which is a key stage in the investigation of a doctor whose fitness to practise has been questioned, as it is the point at which the GMC disclose their evidence, together with a set of allegations, to the doctor. The doctor then has 28 days to comment and the matter will then be reviewed by the case examiners to determine whether a referral to a Fitness to Practise Panel is appropriate.