- Latest available (Revised)
- Original (As enacted)
This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).
3(1)The Authority consists of such members (including a convener) as the Scottish Ministers may appoint.
(a)is appointed for such period, not exceeding 5 years, as is specified in the terms of the appointment;
(b)holds and vacates office in accordance with those terms;
(c)is eligible for reappointment but may not hold office for a period exceeding 10 years in aggregate;
(d)may, by written notice to the Scottish Ministers, resign membership.
(3)The Scottish Ministers may remove a member from office if they are satisfied that the member—
(a)without reasonable excuse, has not complied with the terms of the appointment;
(b)is otherwise unable or unfit to discharge the functions of member or is unsuitable to continue as a member.
Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.
Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.
Text created by the Scottish Executive department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills
Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: