Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2009 Week 10 Hansard (Tuesday, 25 August 2009) . . Page.. 3635 ..
Schedule of amendments
Long Service Leave (Portable Schemes) Bill 2009
Amendments moved by the Minister for Industrial Relations
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This Act commences on 1 January 2010.
Note The naming and commencement provisions automatically commence on the notification day (see Legislation Act, s 75 (1)).
Clause 21 (1) and (2)
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(1) The governing board has at least 3 members and not more than 7 members.
Note 1 The chair of the governing board must be appointed under the Financial Management Act 1996, s 79.
Note 2 The chief executive officer of the authority is appointed by the governing board after consulting with the responsible minister (see Financial Management Act 1996, s 80 (2)).
Note 3 The registrar is a member of the governing board and is the chief executive officer of the authority (see dict, def registrar and Financial Management Act 1996, s 80 (4)).
(2) The governing board must have the following members:
(a) at least 1 member appointed to represent employer organisations for the covered industries;
(b) at least 1 member appointed to represent employee organisations for the covered industries;
(c) at least 1 other member who is not appointed to represent an employer or employee organisation.
Note One of the members mentioned in par (c) is the deputy chair (see s 22).
(2A) In appointing the members for subsection (2) (a) and (b), the Minister must, as far as reasonably practicable, ensure that there is equal representation for employer organisations and employee organisations.