New Zealand Council for Postgraduate Medical Education Act 1978
Commenced: 1 Apr 1979
New Zealand Council for Postgraduate Medical Education
Chairman and deputy chairman
6. Chairman and deputy chairman---(1) At its first meeting, and
thereafter at its first meeting in every financial year, the Council
shall elect one of its members to be its chairman, and another of its
members to be its deputy chairman.
(2) The chairman and the deputy chairman, unless they sooner vacate
their offices or cease to be members of the Council, shall respectively
hold office until their successors are appointed and come into office.
(3) Where the chairman or deputy chairman vacates his office or ceases
to be a member of the Council before the expiration of the term for
which he was elected, the Council shall elect another of its members to
his office until the expiration of that term.
(4) During every vacancy in the office of chairman, and while the
chairman is for any reason unable to perform his functions, the deputy
chairman shall exercise and perform the functions, powers, and duties of