Ombudsmen Act 1975

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10 Oath to be taken by Ombudsmen


Before entering upon the exercise of the duties of his office an Ombudsman shall take an oath that he will faithfully and impartially perform the duties of his office, and that he will not, except in accordance with section 21, divulge any information received by him under this Act.


The oath shall be administered by the Speaker or the Clerk of the House of Representatives.

Compare: 1962 No 10 s 8