284 Statutes

(1)

An institution’s council may make statutes, not inconsistent with this Act or the Public Service Act 2020, in relation to any of the following matters:

(a)

the good government and discipline of the institution and the board of an Te Pūkenga—New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology subsidiary:

(b)

the imposition, by or on behalf of the council, of penalties upon staff or students of the institution for a contravention of or a failure to comply with a statute with respect to a matter referred to in paragraph (a):

(c)

subject to sections 255, 256, 257, 258, 260, 309, 310, 386, 525, and 526, and clause 8 of Schedule 9, the enrolment of persons in courses of study or training of the institution or the admission of persons to examinations of the institution:

(d)

subject to sections 255, 256, 257, 258, 260, 309, 310, 386, 525, and 526, and clause 8 of Schedule 9, the courses of study and training of the institution:

(e)

subject to section 282(8), the awards that may be granted by the council and the requirements for those awards:

(f)

the granting by the council of fellowships, scholarships, bursaries, and prizes:

(g)

the provision of superannuation or retirement benefits for, or in respect of, the chief executive or members of the staff of the institution:

(h)

any of the matters stated in section 279:

(i)

any other matter required or permitted by this Act to be provided for by statutes.

(2)

Subsection (1)(h) does not apply to Te Pūkenga—New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology’s council or the board of an Te Pūkenga—New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology subsidiary.

(3)

If an institution’s council makes a statute under subsection (1)(b) providing for the imposition of penalties upon staff or students of the institution, the statute must provide for the council, if so requested by a member of the staff or a student upon whom a penalty is imposed, to review, or arrange for the review of, the amount of the penalty, the imposition of the penalty, or both.

Compare: 1989 No 80 s 194

Section 284(1): amended, on 7 August 2020, by section 135 of the Public Service Act 2020 (2020 No 40).

Section 284(1)(a): amended, on 25 September 2020, by clause 4(1) of the Education (Name Change for NZIST) Order 2020 (LI 2020/260).

Section 284(2): amended, on 25 September 2020, by clause 4(1) of the Education (Name Change for NZIST) Order 2020 (LI 2020/260).