139 Chief executive must accept or decline notice

The chief executive must, in relation to any notice given under section 137,—

(a)

either—

(i)

accept the notice if the claimant and the notice given by the claimant comply with the requirements of this section and any regulations; or

(ii)

decline the notice if the claimant or the notice given by the claimant does not comply with the requirements of this section and any regulations; and

(b)

within a reasonable period of receiving the notice, advise the claimant whether the notice has been accepted or declined.

Compare: 1953 No 66 s 54B(3)