Road Traffic Act 1968

Provisions of the establishment order.

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40. (1) The establishment order shall contain such provisions as the Minister considers appropriate for the purpose of enabling the Bureau to perform its functions effectively and to give effect to the provisions of this Part in so far as they relate to the Bureau.

(2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of subsection (1), the establishment order may contain provisions relating to all or any of the following matters:

( a) the terms and conditions of appointment and tenure of office of members of the Bureau and of the Director;

( b) the appointment of officers and the employment of servants by the Bureau and the remuneration and conditions of service of such officers and servants;

( c) meetings of the Bureau and procedure at such meetings;

( d) the regulation of the finances of the Bureau and the keeping and auditing of its accounts;

( e) the furnishing by the Bureau to the Minister from time to time of information regarding the performance of its functions;

( f) empowering the Bureau to provide itself with a seal and providing for the use and authentication of the seal;

( g) empowering the Bureau to make arrangements with another person or body for the use by the Bureau of premises and equipment belonging to that person or body and for the use of the services of officers and servants of that person or body.

(3) No provision relating to the matters mentioned in subsection (2) (b) may be contained in the establishment order save with the consent of the Minister for Finance.

(4) The Minister may from time to time by order amend the establishment order and amend or revoke an order under this subsection.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E87

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1984) by The Medical Bureau of Road Safety (Establishment) Order 1968 (Amendment) Order 1983 (S.I. No. 364 of 1983).

E88

Power pursuant to section exercised (27.11.1968) by The Medical Bureau of Road Safety (Establishment) Order 1968 (S.I. No. 241 of 1968).