Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005

Chief executive officer.


11.—(1) The Council shall appoint a chief executive officer to—

(a) carry on and manage and control generally the administration and business of the Council and the registration boards,

F18[(b) act as registrar of each registration board,

(ba) perform any other functions that may be delegated by the Council or a registration board, and]

(c) perform any other duties that may be determined by the Council.

(2) The chief executive officer holds office on the conditions (including those relating to remuneration and allowances) that may be determined by the Council with the approval of the Minister given with the consent of the Minister for Finance.

(3) The chief executive officer shall be paid by the Council, out of funds at its disposal, the remuneration and allowances determined under subsection (2).

F19[(4) If the chief executive officer is absent or the position of chief executive officer is vacant, the functions of the chief executive officer under this Act may be performed by a member of the staff of the Council designated by the Council.]




Substituted and inserted (31.12.2014) by Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 (33/2014), s. 8(a), S.I. No. 588 of 2014.


Inserted (31.12.2014) by Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 (33/2014), s. 8(b), S.I. No. 588 of 2014.