Civil Service Regulation (Amendment) Act 2005

PART 5

Amendment of Ombudsman Act 1980

Amendment of Ombudsman Act1980.

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20.Section 10 of the Ombudsman Act 1980 is amended by substituting the following for subsection (1):

“(1) ( a) The power of appointing a person to be an officer or servant of the Ombudsman shall be vested in the Ombudsman.

( b) The Minister for Finance shall from time to time determine the number of officers and servants appointed to the Office of the Ombudsman and all such officers and servants shall hold office on such terms and conditions as the Minister for Finance shall determine.”.