179 Fees and allowances

(1)

A member of a council other than the chief executive may be paid fees at such rates (not exceeding maximum rates fixed by the Minister in accordance with the fees framework) as the council determines.

(2)

A member of a council of an institution is entitled, in accordance with the fees framework, to be reimbursed, out of the funds of the entity, for actual and reasonable travelling and other expenses incurred in carrying out his or her office as a member.

(3)

For the purposes of this section, fees framework means the framework determined by the Government from time to time for the classification and remuneration of statutory and other bodies in which the Crown has an interest, including statutory entities and their subsidiaries and tertiary education institutions.

Section 179: replaced, on 25 January 2005, by section 200 of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (2004 No 115).