Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010

  • repealed
  • Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010: repealed, on the close of 13 October 2016, by section 6.
17 Term of office

(1)

The term of office of a commissioner ends when the commissioner vacates office or on the close of the day before the transition day, whichever occurs first.

(2)

A commissioner vacates office if he or she—

(a)

is removed by written notice given by the responsible Ministers; or

(b)

resigns by written notice given to the responsible Ministers.

(3)

The responsible Ministers may in their complete discretion remove a commissioner by written notice at any time.

(4)

As soon as practicable, the responsible Ministers must—

(a)

notify the removal or resignation of a commissioner in the Gazette; and

(b)

give a copy of the notice of removal or resignation to ECan.

Section 17(1): amended, on 10 May 2016, by section 35 of the Environment Canterbury (Transitional Governance Arrangements) Act 2016 (2016 No 20).