Education and Training Boards Act 2013

32.

Eligibility for membership of an education and training board.

32.— (1) Subject to this section and section 34 , a person is eligible to be a member of an education and training board if he or she is a citizen of, or is ordinarily resident in, the State and has or will have attained the age of 18 years at the time of his or her election or appointment to the board.

(2) The Minister may by order specify a class, description or grade of position of employment in an education and training board the members of which class, description or grade shall be ineligible to be a member of any education and training board having regard to the desirability of—

( a) maintaining the distinction between reserved functions and executive functions, and

( b) avoiding, as far as possible, any appearance of a conflict of interest that could arise by a member of staff holding a particular class, description or grade of position and, at the same time, being a member of a board.

(3) A person shall not be a member of more than one education and training board at any one time.

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Editorial Notes:

E9

Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (4.04.2019) by Education and Training Boards Act 2013 (Section 32) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 141 of 2019).

E10

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (6.06.2014) by Education and Training Boards Act 2013 (Section 32) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 269 of 2014); revoked (4.04.2019) by Education and Training Boards Act 2013 (Section 32) Order 2019 (S.I. No. 141 of 2019), art. 3.