State Sector Act 1988

  • repealed
  • State Sector Act 1988: repealed, on 7 August 2020, by section 132(1) of the Public Service Act 2020 (2020 No 40).
38 Conditions of employment of chief executives

(1AA)

The Commissioner has, except as expressly provided to the contrary in this Act, the rights, powers, and duties of an employer in relation to chief executives.

(1)

Every chief executive shall be appointed for a term of not more than 5 years.

(2)

Every chief executive shall be eligible for reappointment from time to time.

(3)

Except where specific conditions of employment for a chief executive are provided in this Act, the conditions of employment of a chief executive shall be determined in each case by agreement between the Commissioner and the chief executive, but the Commissioner must consult the Prime Minister and the Minister of State Services about the conditions of employment before finalising those conditions of employment with the chief executive.

(4)

In the case of the Government Statistician, the Commissioner shall not be required to consult the Prime Minister and the Minister of State Services before finalising the conditions of employment of the Government Statistician.

Section 38(1AA): inserted, on 18 July 2013, by section 34(1) of the State Sector Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 49).

Section 38(3): amended, on 18 July 2013, by section 34(2)(a) of the State Sector Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 49).

Section 38(3): amended, on 18 July 2013, by section 34(2)(b) of the State Sector Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 49).

Section 38(3): amended, on 19 December 1989, pursuant to section 33(1) of the State Sector Amendment Act (No 2) 1989 (1989 No 136).

Section 38(4): amended, on 24 October 2019, by section 149 of the Statutes Amendment Act 2019 (2019 No 56).

Section 38(4): amended, on 19 December 1989, pursuant to section 33(1) of the State Sector Amendment Act (No 2) 1989 (1989 No 136).