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Liquor and Accommodation Act 1990 (No. 44 of 1990)
Requested:  1 Nov 2014
Consolidated as at:  Sessional

206. Licensing Board

      (1) There is established a Licensing Board.

      (2) The Board consists of –

(a) a presiding member; and

(b) 2 other members –

appointed by the Governor.

      (3) One member of the Board shall be a legal practitioner.

      (4) The Governor may appoint a deputy of a member of the Board.

      (5) The deputy of the member referred to in subsection (3) shall be a legal practitioner.

      (6) If a member is absent from a meeting of the Board the member's deputy may attend, and, when doing so, is to be taken to be a member.

      (7) When the deputy of the presiding member attends a meeting of the Board the deputy is to be taken to be the presiding member.

      (8) A member or deputy member holds office for the term set out in his or her instrument of appointment.

      (9) A member or deputy member may resign at any time by giving written notice of resignation to the Minister.

      (10) It is a term of the appointment of a member or deputy member that the Governor may terminate the appointment at any time for inability, inefficiency, misbehaviour or physical or mental incapacity.

      (11) The quorum for a meeting of the Board is 2.

      (12) A member or deputy member is to be paid a remuneration and allowances determined by the Governor.

      (13) Except as otherwise provided in this Act, the Board may regulate its proceedings.