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New Practice Direction from the Senior President of Tribunals


The Senior President of Tribunals, Sir Ernest Ryder, has issued a Practice Direction on Panel Composition for new appeal rights in the First-tier Tribunal (General Regulatory Chamber).

The Practice Direction is issued on a pilot basis for a period of six months, and can be read below.  Panel composition requirements for the Chamber will be consulted upon while the pilot is running.

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