Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2017 Week 14 Hansard (Thursday, 30 November 2017) . . Page.. 5501 ..
Schedule of amendments
Inspector of Correctional Services Bill 2017
Amendment moved by Mrs Jones
Clause 9 (2) and (3)
omit clause 9 (2) and (3), substitute
(2) The appointment must be made—
(a) in consultation with—
(i) a standing committee of the Legislative Assembly nominated by the Speaker for the purpose; or
(ii) if no nomination under subparagraph (i) is in force—the standing committee of the Legislative Assembly responsible for the scrutiny of public accounts; and
(b) in accordance with an open and accountable selection process.
(2A) The committee may make a recommendation to the Executive about the proposed appointment.
(3) The Executive must not appoint a person as the inspector unless—
(a) the Executive is satisfied that the person has the experience or expertise necessary to exercise the inspector’s functions; and
(b) the Legislative Assembly has approved the appointment, by resolution passed by a majority of at least 2/3 of the members.