6T Meetings of Boards


The first meeting of each Board shall be held at a time and place to be appointed by the Minister, and subsequent meetings shall be held at such times and places as the Board or the chairperson from time to time appoints.


A special meeting shall be called by the chairperson whenever 3 or more members so request in writing.


At any meeting of a Board, a majority of the members in office shall form a quorum and no business shall be transacted at any meeting unless such a quorum is present.


Every question before any meeting of a Board shall be determined by a majority of the members present and voting on the question.


At any meeting of a Board, the chairperson of that meeting shall have a deliberative vote and, in the case of an equality of votes, shall also have a casting vote.


The powers of a Board shall not be affected by any vacancy in its membership, nor shall the proceedings of a Board be invalidated merely because of the subsequent discovery that some defect existed in the appointment of any member.


Subject to the provisions of this Act, each Board may regulate its procedure in such manner as it thinks fit.

Compare: 1980 No 66 s 35

Section 6T: inserted, on 10 April 1990, by section 5 of the Conservation Law Reform Act 1990 (1990 No 31).