Amendments made: No. 1, in page 1, line 13 leave out from 'the' to end of line 12 on page 2 and insert 'words "eighteen members" there shall be substituted the words "the President and twenty-nine other members".
(2A) For paragraph 2(2) there shall be substituted—
(2) Of the said twenty-nine members of the Council—
No. 2, in page 2, line 16, at end insert—
'(4A) In paragraph 3(3) (under which, of the eleven elected members, seven are to be elected in England, the Isle of Man and Channel Islands), for the words "eleven" and "seven" there shall be substituted the words "eighteen" and "fourteen" respectively.
(4B) For paragraph 5 there shall be substituted—
5.—(1) The General Dental Council shall elect a registered dentist as President from among the persons who are for the time being members of the Council.
(2) If the President when he takes office is an elected or nominated member of the Council he shall thereupon cease to be such a member, and the Council shall accordingly take the appropriate steps to fill the vacancy so created.
(3) The period for which the President shall hold office shall be the period for which a nominated member of the Council taking office at the same time as the President would hold office".'.—[Mr. Geoffrey Finsberg.]