158A Appeals on points of law [NSW]
(1) A registered health practitioner or student about whom a complaint
is referred to a Committee or the complainant may appeal with respect to a
point of law to the Chairperson of the Tribunal or a Deputy Chairperson
nominated by the Chairperson.
(2) An appeal may be made—
(a) during an inquiry—within 28 days after the date of the
Committee’s decision on the point of law which is the subject of the
(b) before the commencement of an inquiry but after the date of giving
notice of the inquiry.
(3) If an inquiry conducted by a Committee has not been completed when
an appeal is made, the inquiry must not continue until the appeal has been
(4) The Committee must not make any decision that is inconsistent with
the Chairperson’s or Deputy Chairperson’s determination with
respect to the point of law.