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Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II SINGAPORE PHARMACY COUNCIL

Part III REGISTRATION OF PHARMACISTS

Part IV PRACTICE OF PHARMACY

Part V SPECIALISTS ACCREDITATION BOARD

Part VI DISCIPLINARY AND HEALTH INQUIRIES

Part VII MISCELLANEOUS

THE SCHEDULE Acts or activities constituting "The practice of pharmacy"

Legislative History

Comparative Table

 
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PART I
PRELIMINARY
Short title
1.  This Act may be cited as the Pharmacists Registration Act.
Interpretation
2.  In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires —
“appropriate register” means any of the registers referred to in section 15(1), as appropriate;
“Board” means the Specialists Accreditation Board established under section 36;
“Chief Pharmacist” means the Chief Pharmacist of the Ministry of Health;
“Council” means the Singapore Pharmacy Council established under section 3;
“practice of pharmacy” means any of the acts or activities specified in the Schedule;
“practising certificate” means a practising certificate granted under section 23;
“President” means the President of the Council;
“registered pharmacist” means a person who is registered as a pharmacist under this Act;
“Registrar” means the Registrar of the Council;
“repealed Act” means the Pharmacists Registration Act (Cap. 230, 1985 Ed.) repealed by this Act;
“Singapore degree” means a degree or diploma in pharmacy conferred by —
(a)
the King Edward VII College of Medicine, Singapore;
(b)
the University of Malaya, Singapore;
(c)
the University of Singapore;
(d)
the National University of Singapore; or
(e)
any other tertiary institution in Singapore which the Minister may, by notification in the Gazette, prescribe;
“unauthorised person” means —
(a)
a person who is not a registered pharmacist; or
(b)
a registered pharmacist who does not have a valid practising certificate,
and who has not been exempted under section 70 or 71.