New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

8 Removal from office

(1AA)

The Minister may remove an appointed member of a board from that office in accordance with section 36 of the Crown Entities Act 2004.

(1)

The Minister may remove an elected member of a board from that office by notice in the Gazette stating the date on which the removal takes effect, but

(a)

only if the Minister has first consulted the member, and the board, about the removal; and

(b)

only for a reason stated in clause 9.

(2)

Subclause (1) overrides any deed or agreement.

(3)

Sections 38 and 45(c) of the Crown Entities Act 2004 do not apply to an elected member of a board of a DHB.

(4)

An elected member is not disqualified from office for failure to comply with section 30(2) of the Crown Entities Act 2004, but may be removed from office under subclause (1)(b) and clause 9(a).

Schedule 3 clause 8(1AA): inserted, on 25 January 2005, by section 200 of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (2004 No 115).

Schedule 3 clause 8(1): amended, on 25 January 2005, by section 200 of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (2004 No 115).

Schedule 3 clause 8(3): added, on 25 January 2005, by section 200 of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (2004 No 115).

Schedule 3 clause 8(4): added, on 25 January 2005, by section 200 of the Crown Entities Act 2004 (2004 No 115).