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Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II ESTABLISHMENT, INCORPORATION AND CONSTITUTION OF TOWN COUNCILS

Part III GENERAL PROVISIONS AS TO MEMBERS OF TOWN COUNCIL

Part IV FUNCTIONS AND POWERS OF TOWN COUNCIL

Part IVA LIFT UPGRADING WORKS

Part V PROCEEDINGS OF TOWN COUNCIL

Part VI FINANCIAL PROVISIONS

Part VIA INSPECTION AND OFFICIAL MANAGEMENT OF TOWN COUNCILS

Part VII MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

THE SCHEDULE Repealed

Legislative History

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Secretary and other staff of Town Council
20.
—(1)  A Town Council shall appoint a person, including any appointed member, to be the secretary to the Town Council on such terms and conditions as the Town Council may determine who shall be responsible to the Town Council for the proper administration and management of the functions and affairs of the Town Council in accordance with this Act.
(1A)  However, an individual is disqualified from being appointed under subsection (1) as, and must stop being, the secretary to a Town Council if the individual —
(a)
is appointed under section 38(1) as the auditor of the Town Council;
(b)
is or becomes the managing agent of the Town Council; or
(c)
is in a position to exercise a significant influence over or with respect to the management or operation of the business of the managing agent of the Town Council.
(1B)  The individual appointed as the secretary to a Town Council must, as soon as practicable after assuming the appointment, complete a declaration of acceptance of that appointment in the form prescribed by rules under section 57 and deliver the declaration to the Minister.
(2)  A Town Council may appoint such other staff on such terms and conditions as it may determine to assist the secretary.
(3)  However, an individual is disqualified from being appointed under subsection (2) as, and must cease to be, a relevant key officer of a Town Council if the individual —
(a)
is appointed under section 38(1) as the auditor of the Town Council;
(b)
is or becomes the managing agent of the Town Council; or
(c)
is in a position to exercise a significant influence over or with respect to the management or operation of the business of the managing agent of the Town Council.
(4)  The individual appointed as a relevant key officer of a Town Council must, as soon as practicable after assuming the appointment, complete a declaration of acceptance of that appointment in the form prescribed by rules under section 57 and deliver the declaration to the Minister.
(5)  In this section, “relevant key officer” means an individual occupying a position (however designated) of —
(a)
the general manager of the Town Council;
(b)
a finance manager of the Town Council; or
(c)
a deputy of the general manager or finance manager of the Town Council.
History for Provision '20 Secretary and other staff of Town Council'.
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05/08/1988
Formal Consolidation
05 August 1988
Act
12 of 1988

30/05/1997
Formal Consolidation
30 May 1997
1997 RevEd
 

01/07/2000
Formal Consolidation
01 July 2000
2000 RevEd
 
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01/05/2017
Informal Consolidation
07 April 2017
Amended
Act 17 of 2017